English to Speakers of Other Languages & Title III EL Language Programs
The English to Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL) program is a state-funded language assistance instructional program that serves eligible English Learners (ELs) in grades K-12. The objective of the program is to support the development of English language proficiency in the areas of listening, speaking, reading, and writing.
The program's curriculum emphasizes social/instructional and academic language proficiency. It is based on the integration of the WIDA English Language Development (ELD) Standards Framework and the Georgia Standards of Excellence.
WIDA English Language Development (ELD) Standards Framework
Information and resources: WIDA Website
The Title III - English Learner (EL) Language program provides a variety of supplemental services and activities provided to EL students, their teachers, and their families beyond the district's legal obligations to English learners and their parents.
The CCPS ESOL Endorsement Information:
The district provides opportunities for certified teachers to obtain certification in the field of ESOL. The Professional Learning Department will be featuring virtual information sessions for various endorsement programs in the spring. If you have any questions, please contact the Professional Learning Department.