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Increasing English Proficiency of ELs in the age of ESSA

May 16, 2018 06:00 PM EST - May 16, 2018 07:00 PM EST

Under the new federal legislation that increases accountability for English Language Proficiency (ELP), what can be done to expedite second language acquisition? How do we close learning gaps and help our English learners (ELs) develop language proficiency? During this 30-minute live webinar, world-renowned language expert Dr. Jim Cummins will discuss ways to support the new ESSA requirements for ELs. Additionally, Dr. Cummins will share how the iLit ELL program is designed to "Inspire Literacy for All."