English as Second Language

(English as a Second Language)
Electra ISD
School Training 2013-2014
ESL is…..
ESL is an additional school service provided
to enable a student to succeed in the
classroom. ESL certified classroom teachers
or an ESL teacher will help develop English
language skills, cultural awareness and
learning strategies which students will need to
work successfully in the classroom.
Types of ESL Support
In The Classroom
Classroom support-ESL certified teacher
assists with the acquisition of the English
Pull-out support- small groups for specialized
language instruction
Self contained classes of only ESL learners
ESL Expert
Refer all questions about testing a child,
LPAC Meetings, and other items to
Janet Goodwin ~ ESL Coordinator for EISD