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

Part-time Bilingual Program

Students are mainstreamed in English program classes but receive daily instruction in mathematics and reading by a certified bilingual teacher.

Example:

School district with approximately 30 bilingual Spanish students, 30 bilingual Portuguese students and two bilingual-certified teachers offers a part-time pullout bilingual resource room.

Students receive a minimum of one period of developmental reading instruction and support in math from the bilingual teacher, in addition to their regular ESL instruction.