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Language Instruction Educational Program (LIEP)

Richmond Public Schools, a district of ExcELLence, envisions and is committed to meeting the needs of all English Learners and their families through equitable access to academic content and social emotional learning, by creating a climate in which all English Learners (ELs) thrive in their schools and communities.

LIEP into Language Acquisition!

Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages

 

Resources

  • VDOE Title III: resources
  • LIEP Google Classroom:
    • Class code: 7knzxgw
  • ESL at Home: Resource for students
  • English Learner Tool Kits:
    • Chapter 1: Identifying All ELs
    • Chapter 2: Providing ELs with a LIEP 
    • Chapter 3: Staffing and supporting a LEIP
    • Chapter 4: Providing meaningful access to core curricular and extracurricular programs
    • Chapter 5: Creating an inclusive environment for and avoiding unnecessary segregation for ELs
    • Chapter 6: Addressing ELs with disabilities (DIEL)

    • Chapter 7: Serving ELs who Opt-Out of LIEP
    • Chapter 8: Monitoring and exiting ELs from LIEP
    • Chapter 9: Evaluating a LIEP
    • Chapter 10: Ensuring meaningfull communication with EL families
  • Newcomer Tool Kit
  • EL Family Tool Kit
  • Virginia English Language Proficiency Assessment: ACCESS for ELLs Test
  • VDOE English Learner Education

Immigrant Connections

LIEP Google Classroom

Contact Info

Dr. Jannette DuHart
Bilingual and EL Coordinator
804.504.1517
jduhart@rvaschools.net

Jennifer Blackwell
EL Success Specialist
jblackwe@rvaschools.net

Liliana Melendez
EL Instructional Coach
lmelend2@rvaschools.net 

Lily Mirjahangiri
Newcomer Instructional Specialist
lmirjaha@rvaschools.net

Shannon Hall
LIEP Instructional Specialist
shall3@rvaschools.net

Lyanna Cuadrado
LIEP Instructional Specialist
llleras@rvaschools.net

Dyanna Nuñez
Administrative Office Associate
dnunez@rvaschools.net