Supporting ELLs Through COVID-19
How can schools best support English language learners (ELLs) and immigrant students through the COVID-19 pandemic? What lessons have we learned so far?
This section includes information on:
- distance learning for ELLs
- communicating and partnering with families
- social-emotional supports for ELLs and immigrant students.
What You'll Find in This Section
COVID-19 Information for ELL and Multilingual Families
These multilingual resources can help schools and communities communicate more effectively with families of English language learners and immigrant students about COVID-19.
Learn more about how schools can effectively partner with families of English language learners (ELLs) and immigrant students during COVID-19 from the following resources.
Partnering with ELL Families During COVID-19
This resource section includes numerous articles, blog posts, and links to online networks with tips for planning distance learning for English language learners (ELLs).
Guide: Distance Learning for ELLs
See our complete distance learning guide for more information.
Distance Learning for ELLs
Learn more about what's happening around the country related to English language learners (ELLs), immigrant families, and refugees during COVID-19. We also include updates related to other communities that are disproportionately impacted by the pandemic.
ELLs and COVID-19: News and Updates
Learn more about how the COVID-19 pandemic is impacting English language learners (ELLs) and immigrant families and how schools can partner with families to support students.
Social-Emotional Support for ELLs During COVID-19
Supporting ELLs During COVID-19: Educator Voices
In these special Colorín Colorado interviews, educators share their experiences on teaching and supporting English language learners (ELLs) during the COVID-19 pandemic. Hear more about their lessons learned, success stories, and challenges during the crisis.
This section offers building and district leaders ideas on how to support ELL success and partner effectively with ELL families during COVID-19. It also includes related resources for further exploration. Stay tuned for more great content coming soon!