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Title III Bilingual/ESL
Philosophy

English Language Learners can achieve success in learning when they are provided adequate support and instruction.
Goal

The goal of the Bilingual and ESL program is to provide research-based professional staff development and support through technical assistance as required by state and federal mandates.
Contracted Clients

For Title III Bilingual/ESL Contracted Clients, Region 7 ESC shall:
 
  • Provide analysis of Bilingual/ESL program effectiveness and assistance in evaluating program design through Classroom Observation, Data Analysis and Customized Technical Assistance upon request.
  • Analyze data and offer guidance and resources in best practices and researched-based instruction to support campus and district Bilingual/ESL program goals as requested.
  • Provide unlimited participation in professional development at no charge, including but not limited to Fall and Spring LPAC and Assessment.
  • For reduced fees, offer TExES Exam Prep for $50, BTLPT Assessment for $100 and Sheltered Instruction for $100.
  • Offer unlimited attendance to the Enrichment Educational Summer Institute at reduced fee or no cost per participant. This institute includes presenters from the regional, state and national levels.
  • Analyze data and offer on-site guidance and training as requested to support the LEA in meeting state and federal accountability standards, including AEIS, PBM, AYP and AMAOs.
  • Facilitate networking meetings for Title III Bilingual/ESL coordinators.
  • Summarize Bilingual/ESL updates provided TETN.
  • Facilitate an Advisory Council Networking Meeting to conduct a Needs Assessment for program enhancement.
  • Provide on-site/clustered professional development upon request.
Program Contacts
Joseph Pino, M.A., Bilingual/ESL-Spanish
(903) 988-6793
(903) 988-6860 fax


Carmen Delgado, M.Ed., Bilingual/ESL-Spanish
(903) 988-6861
(903) 988-6860 fax


Tara Evers, M.Sc., School Psy.
(903) 988-6983
(903) 988-6860 fax


Viki Sparks, M.Ed.
(903) 988-6840
(903) 988-6860 fax