• East Stroudsburg Area School District believes families are critical stakeholders within the comprehensive system of WIDA standards and assessments. Below are three links to videos that will provide you with information on key topics including what it means to be an ELL, the WIDA standards and assessments, and how to interpret student language proficiency scores.
     
    My child is an English language learner. What does that mean?
    This video provides information about what it means to be an English language learner, how students are identified as English language learners, and how students exit an English language support program.
    English Video 1                Spanish Video 1
     
    My child is an English language learner. How is my child's language development supported at school?
    This video provides information about the different ways students use the English language at school, along with information about the WIDA English Language Development Standards and how these standards can be used to support students' English language development.
    English Video 2                Spanish Video 2
     
     
    My child is an English language learner. How do I know if my child is making progress? 
    This video provides information about how educators share information with parents about student' English language development, specifically what scores from the ACCESS for ELLs 2.0 assessment mean, an dhow these scores can be used. 
    English Video 3                Spanish Video 3