Mind your BICS and CALP: English Learners and Academic Language
English Language Learners
Teacher Quality Standards
- QS II: Teachers establish a safe, inclusive and respectful learning environment for a diverse population of students.
- Element C: Teachers engage students as individuals, including those with diverse needs and interests, across a range of ability levels by adapting their teaching for the benefit of all students.
- QS III: Teachers plan and deliver effective instruction and create an environment that facilitates learning for their students.
- Element F: Teachers model and promote effective communication.