How can Maryland improve services for middle and high school English learners and their families?
MSDE staff presented a data deep dive on secondary-level ELs in the state, including their educational outcomes compared to those of their peers.
Dr. Eunice Humphrey, Principal of the International High School at Langley Park, Prince George’s County Public Schools, presented information on the Internationals Network.
Flavia Molea Balker, ML/EL Coordinator, Rhode Island Department of Education, presented the state’s initiatives to support English learners with inconsistent/interrupted formal education (SIFE).
Dr. Lindsay Walberg, Program Specialist, Montgomery County Public Schools, introduced the GED Option Program, Career Readiness Education Academy (CREA) for older ELs.
PGCPC International High School at Langley Park Presentation
Rhode Island Department of Education (RIDE) Presentation
Montgomery County Public Schools Career Readiness Education
Blueprint for Maryland’s Future: English Learners (EL) Workgroup Presentation