ESL-Resources for Teachers/Administrators


Here you will find links and resources for classroom teachers, ESL teachers and administrators.

Winton Woods City School District Plan for Serving English Learners

The district's plan for identifying, serving and exiting English Learners in compliance with state and federal law.


USDOE-Office of English Language Acquisition

The English Learner Tool Kit helps state and local education agencies support English Learners (ELs) by fulfilling legal obligations under civil rights laws.

Ohio Department of Education Resources

The Ohio Department of Education's website for English Language Learners contains the latest legal and professional information regarding the education of students who are developing English proficiency.

Colorin Colorado

A great bilingual web page with resources for teachers of ELLs, including reading strategies, parent outreach and ELLs with learning disabilities.

Boggle's World

Tons of ESL Resources--Lesson Plans, Projects, Games, Grammar, and more!

Capital Guide to Grammar and Writing

Great grammar guidance--everything from punctuation and verb tense to how to write a 3.5 essay.

National Council of Teachers of English

Articles and Strategies for Teachers of Secondary English Language Learners 

ELL Teacher Pros

Lesson plans, activities, quizzes, vocabulary and much, much more.

ESL Kids World

Tons of activities and resources for the primary grades.

District Documents and Resources

 Grade Plan for ELs

Legal Bases for ESL Service

SIOP Outline

ESL Guide for Classroom Teachers

 ESL Compliance Forms

EL Grade Placement and Retention