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Bilingual/English as a Second Language (BESL)
Admission, Review, and Dismissal (ARD) Committee-Language Proficiency Assessment Committee (LPAC) Collaboration

"The Bilingual/ESL team provides high quality support to districts with 
program implementation, planning, technical assistance, as 
well as specialized professional development to effectively meet the
cognitive, linguistic, and affective needs of English learners."

Important Session Information:

During this session, an overview of the collaborative process between the Admission, Review, and Dismissal (ARD) committee and the Language Proficiency Assessment Committee (LPAC) will be provided.  For students with disabilities who are English Language Learners, the ARD committee in conjunction with the LPAC work collaboratively to make entry decisions, determine services, make decisions regarding state assessment decisions, and identify exit criteria. Additionally, the Texas English Language Proficiency Assessment System (TELPAS) Alternate will be discussed. This session provides references to current statutes and regulations and identifies best practices to follow when the ARD committee works in conjunction with the LPAC.

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2023-2024 Bilingual/ESL Cooperative Members: $0


Registration ends at 12:00 AM on Wednesday, February 28, 2024

Session ID:
Credits Available:
(3) CPE - TEA Provider #015950
Seats Available:
Contact Person:
Maggie De Los Santos
Maggie De Los Santos
Evelyn Villarreal
Date Time Location
2/27/2024 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM Education Service Center Region 20 - Riverwalk Room
1314 Hines, San Antonio, 78208
Recommended Event Titles
Bilingual/English as a Second Language (BESL)
24 sessions

1314 Hines San Antonio, TX 78208 | Phone: 210-370-5200 | Map

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