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ELPS Academy

An overview of the ELPS, TAC Chapter 74.4, and the ELPS Framework.

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  • Classes Start

    Anytime, Self-Paced

About This Course

The ELPS Academy is designed to help teachers incorporate the English Language Proficiency Standards (ELPS) when planning lessons and delivering instruction for ELLs. The lessons within the course

  • provide an overview of the ELPS,
  • examine strategies for providing linguistic accommodations,
  • examine strategies for developing academic language, and
  • provide guidance for planning ELPS-based lessons when using a sheltered instruction approach.


Participants must fulfill the following requirements in order to successfully complete this course and earn 4 CPE credits:

  • Review the 3 lessons.
  • Take and pass the assessment. You must receive an 80% or higher in order to pass the test.

Frequently Asked Questions

Will I receive a certificate of completion?

Yes, you will receive a certificate of completion after you have fulfilled all of the course requirements. Course requirements are listed in the preceding section of this page.