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Bilingual/English as a Second Language (ESL) Program Types

High-Intensity ESL Program

Students receive two or more periods of ESL instruction a day. One period is the standard ESL class and the other period is tutorial or ESL reading class.


School district with approximately 25 bilingual Spanish students and three ESL teachers offers high-intensity ESL.
Students receive two class periods of ESL instruction. The teachers provide push-in instruction for content area classes and daily pull-out instruction for ESL.