English as a Second Language

Talk**Write**Learn Videos now Online

Talk*Write**Learn is a dynamic lesson model that engages students with academic conversation and writing skills within the same lesson. By fall 2016, sample TWL lessons will be available at every grade band.

First Grade: Birds in Their Habitats (What’s for Lunch?)

High School ELL: The Zoot Suit Riots

LDO offers Sheltered Instruction training, modeling and coaching throughout the Pacific Northwest, and other regions by request. Visit our Course Catalog to see a current listing of our available trainings and classes.


Language Development Opportunities offers courses to help teachers hone their craft with English Language Learners from developing programs and instructional strategies to fostering an environment to help increase student learning.

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LDO offers program design, training, coaching and lesson modeling to help school leadership connect with their staff and transform their schools into effective and fun places to learn.

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