Launching the EL Education Curriculum

Focus Area: EL Education


Pathway: Awareness

Available July 1, 2022


This 1-hour course introduces you to the structure of the EL Education curriculum, supports you to navigate the EL Education curriculum’s platform and access materials, and introduces you to the 8 High Leverage Practices in order to support you to begin using this curriculum in your classroom.

This BL Connect course includes the following lessons:

  • Curriculum Overview: This video will help you to see how the EL Education curriculum is structured.
  • 8 High-Leverage Practices: These are the guiding principles for the curriculum. You will have a chance to learn about them and then reflect on what they mean to your practice.
  • Accessing Curriculum Materials: The videos and scavenger hunt will help you to navigate and explore the curriculum materials.
  • BL EL Education Resources/Strategies: These strategies will support you in successfully launching the EL Education Curriculum.


This BL Connect course was designed for teachers and leaders who are new to the EL Education curriculum.


I can list the curriculum components and describe the structure, guiding principles and how to access the curriculum components.

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