Supporting English Learners

CORE’s team of educational experts is equipped with research-based approaches and best practices to improve instruction for English learners. Our extensive knowledge on the academic needs of English learners can help your school or district provide effective instruction to this growing student population.

How CORE Can Help 

CORE offers targeted workshops along with on-site support for English literacy–focused instruction and English language development.


English Literacy–Focused Instructional Workshops
Levels: PreK–12
Audience: Educators, administrators, and paraprofessionals serving English learners

CORE offers targeted workshops for vocabulary, fluency, comprehension, phonemic awareness, phonics, and writing instruction. In addition, CORE offers on-site implementation support.

  • Build students’ academic language and vocabulary
  • Develop oral language
  • Implement your English literacy and ELD curricula
  • Get advice on the selection of instructional materials
  • Learn to identify and place students
  • Develop intervention plans

On-Site Implementation to Improve Instruction for English Learners

CORE offers ongoing site implementation support that enables educators to effectively identify and place students and implement best practices to support English language development and English literacy acquisition. CORE works with teachers and leadership teams to build a repertoire of effective instructional delivery techniques within reading, language arts, and English classes, and to support academic language development within content-area classrooms.

English Learner Audit

CORE expert consultants are available to conduct an audit of your present system of support for English learners. Audits include classroom observations, focus group discussions, surveys, and data collection.