The outbreak of COVID-19 and school closures throughout New York State (NYS) are exceptional circumstances that have affected how all educational and related services and supports are provided. The following announcemtn from the New York State Education Department (NYSED) addresses the provision of services to English Language Learners and World Languages students during statewie school closures due to the Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak in New York State.
In response to New York State?school closings?due to the COVID-19 public health emergency,?the Office of Bilingual Education and World Languages (OBEWL)?at the New York State Education Department (NYSED) has collected resources?for?educators?to provide continuity of instruction for English Language Learners (ELLs) and World Language students.?We are also providing educational resources for?students and parents to continue moving?ELLs?toward English proficiency in the absence of face-to face classroom instruction, and to support their remote learning of core content areas.
Get the Latest Updates!
Subscribe to receive news and updates from the New York State Education Department.