English Learner Parent Support

ESC Region 11 English Learner Support - Vol. 3 Issue 1

Scan the QR code or visit the ESC Region 11 English Learner Support page and select the English Learner Parent Support Smore from the list. www.esc11.net/listserv


2022 Statewide Parental Involvement Conference

December 8-10, 2022 in Frisco,TX

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Interested in learning more about how to support your child’s learning journey to meet academic standards? Come learn about impactful practices happening in districts, schools, and classrooms and be the spark for change in your child’s school. This in-person conference for educators and parents will take place in beautiful Frisco, Texas, and registration is OPEN!




Local Library Supports for English Programs

As students across the state of Texas learn English in school, parents also have opportunities to strengthen their English skills. While there are many free online apps, your local library may provide free access to extensive language programs. Check out the Library Technology website for a list of libraries (physical buildings and online) in your area to ask about free language programs available. bit.ly/3bC6GDr

Adult Education and Literacy Services for Parents

Some schools or universities in Texas offer Adult ESL classes for parents of emergent bilingual students. Check with your child’s school or district to see if classes are offered in your area, or visit our Adult Education and Literacy Provider page to locate classes near you. bit.ly/3vNrj6q

Work in Texas

Build a resume or search for jobs. Also, find services for education, finances, and many others on WorkinTexas.com. bit.ly/3PcEgxj

Family Support Services

Whether you are searching for an apartment, need to apply for Public Housing, or would like more information about Housing Choice Vouchers to help pay your rent, the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development can help you. To access the site, visit the Community Partners page for other family support services. bit.ly/3P2NMTH

Health Coverage Finder

Check out this site if you are looking for health insurance for your family. While the open enrollment begins November 1, if you have a qualifying event like moving, getting married, having a baby, getting divorced, etc., you will qualify to apply for healthcare coverage. bit.ly/3A5Zr00

Access 100+ Free Courses

If you want to grow your skills or solve everyday tech problems, take a look at the Tech Boomers site, which has tutorials and courses for hundreds of tech topics. So, if you need to do some research or are struggling with a new tech device, check out their numerous resources for Apple, Android, Alexa, Siri, Google, and so many more! bit.ly/3JG4pDy
B.M. 8/9/22