Welcome to the English Language Development Department
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Welcome to the English Language Development Program
The Radnor Township School District’s English Language Development Program serves students whose dominant language is not English for the purpose of facilitating the students’ achievement of English proficiency and the academic standards as per state regulation, 22 Pa. Code § 4.26.
As used here, the term "program" refers to:
1) planned English language development instruction by a qualified ESL teacher, and
2) adaptations/modifications in the delivery of content instruction and assessments by all teachers based on students’ language proficiency levels and the Pennsylvania English Language Development Standards (PA ELDS) Framework for ELs as well as the Pennsylvania academic standards