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English Learner Instructional Resources

Resources for Families of ELsFamily & Community Engagement | English Language Growth Targets | PD & Technical Assistance | Archived WebinarsContact

Resources at Your Fingertips

The Office of the State Superintendent of Education (OSSE) provides educators resources and archived training materials to inform their instruction of English learners (ELs) in academic content and English language development.

Resources for Families of English Learners

Family and Community Engagement

English Language Growth Targets

Professional Development and Technical Assistance

The Division of Teaching and Learning’s (TAL) Professional Development Team works to deliver responsive systems of professional learning and high-quality technical support to District LEAs and schools. The team supports a wide range of topics and interventions through professional development, direct LEA/school-based support, the facilitation of communities of practice, and through city-wide convenings.

Visit the OSSE pages below for resources on instructional practices and to register for professional learning from OSSE.

Archived Webinars By Topic

Accommodations for ELS

Administration of EL Programs

ELs with Disabilities (Dually-Identified Students)

Instruction for ELs

Parent and Family Engagement

Postsecondary Considerations


For more information or questions, please contact Lucia Cuomo, manager, language acquisition programs at [email protected].