BILINGUAL EDUCATION / ESL. Pecos-Barstow-Toyah ISD. PURPOSE. To help students with limited English proficiency (LEP) to master the state curriculum. To teach English to all students in the program. Children who have a language other than English in their homes and need help learning English.
Children who have a language other than English in their homes and need help learning English.
English speaking children may also participate in bilingual education programs to become proficient in two languages.WHO DO WE SERVE?
Helps build knowledge and learning of academic subjects in the first language and in English.
Instills in children a positive identity, pride in their cultural heritage, self-assurance and confidence.HOW ELSE WILL THE PROGRAM HELP?
Personal contact at registration the first language and in English.
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Information letters sent homeHOW ARE PARENTS NOTIFIED OF THE PROGRAM?
Will my child be taught the same subjects and learn the same skills as students in the regular program?
Will my child learn English?PARENT QUESTIONS…
Texas Education Agency
Bilingual Education Unit
Division of Curriculum and Professional Development
1701 North Congress Avenue
Austin, Texas 78701-1494