Support for students learning English as a second language
The Grant Wood Area Education Agency English Language Learners (ELL) Resource Team answers questions related to learning English as a second language. On-site observations and consultation, staff development or referrals to other resources will be provided when appropriate.
Transact is free for all area school districts and includes parental notification and other documents in native languages.
English Language Proficiency Assessment
English Language Proficiency Assessment training available December 2016
- AEA PD Online
Teacher and Student Materials
Parent ELL links
The Help! Kit: A Resource Guide for Secondary Teachers of Migrant English Language Learners - This guide is a compendium of the latest research about best practices in teaching English language learners in content area courses. It is the middle and high school level sequel to Help! They Don't Speak English Starter Kit for Primary Teachers.
Search the GWAEA Staff Distribution Center for resources. Recommendations for Materials
Additional materials are available for checkout from Grant Wood AEA’s ELL collection. Contact Lynn Tiemann at 319-399-6811.
Access AEA resources to support English Language Learners through our Media Center Catalog using the following tips: