Staffing and Resources

The MCSD departments of English Language Development, Human Resources and Finance work together to determine staffing allocations as well as purchasing decisions. Over the last three years, we have used ELPA and Title III moneys to fund the following:

  • 1 ELD Specialist per 50 English Learners, NEP-LEP
  • 1 ELPA Coordinator, 1 Equity/Title III Coordinator
  • ELD Specialist Professional Development, travel and book studies
  • ELD curriculum and assessment development teams
  • Newcomer Programs: In the USA, Everyday English Plus
  • Supplemental materials: Reading A-Z for ELs, Quizlet, Step Up to Writing for High School, Scholastic Magazines
  • Data warehouse and reporting system: Schoolzilla