Elementary EL Program

  • girl working with math manipulatives We provide EL support in all of the Everett Public Schools 17 elementary schools. Our three EL Coaches work with teachers to assist them with instructional strategies for English Learners. 

    Teachers incorporate Guided Language Acquisition Design (GLAD) strategies within the grade-level content. 
    EL paraeducators pre-teach academic vocabulary using structured lesson plans for small groups of EL students. The EL paraeducators also provide additional support for our newcomers (0-2 years in the U.S.) using specially designed curriculum for students learning English. 
    Beginner and advanced beginner students also access a computerized English program called Imagine Learning.
    The seven schools with the highest number of ELs are also supported by EL teachers: Emerson, Garfield, Hawthorne, Jackson, Lowell, Madison, and Silver Lake.