PROVIDING EL-CENTERED SCHOOL IMPROVEMENT SOLUTIONS FOR HIGH EL-ENROLLMENT SCHOOLSLearn More
LSI specializes in helping schools and districts envision how the roles of EL teachers and general educators coalesce to create equitable schoolwide conditions for all students to learn grade-level content and academic English simultaneously.
Station Rotation Model:
A Case Study in EL-Centered School Improvement
In this model, students in small flexible groups speak, write, interact, read, and listen as they rotate learning stations designed to build proficiency in grade-level content and academic English.
Teacher and School-Led Improvement
While establishing your schoolwide ELD model, begin building an EL-centered school improvement plan fueled by lessons in performance excellence in the Baldrige Excellence Framework.
Vision for Schoolwide ELD
ESOL and grade-level teachers form professional learning communities to create equitable conditions for all students to learn academic English and grade-level content simultaneously.