English Language Learner Educators Vested in the Advancement of Teaching Excellence
ELLevate! is a 2.1 million dollar scholarship and research project that supports the more than 300 faculty members, administrators and professional support staff in Denton and Braswell High Schools in the Denton Independent School District (DISD) in their goal of reaching high professional standards to effectively educate English language learners (ELLs).
ELLevate! takes a whole-school reform approach to implement a four-tier professional development on three areas that are key when instructing adolescent ELLs: language, literacy, and engagement.
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