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English Language Proficiency (ELP) Standards

New English Langauge Proficiency (ELP) Standards- December 2013

Below is a draft copy (with accompanying documents) of the new English Language Proficiency (ELP) Standards adopted by Nebraska in December 2013.  Plan to become familiar with them and start implementing them in the school year 2014-15—with full implementation in school year 2015-16.  For assistance in understanding and planning for the new Standards, check the list of trainers for someone in your district or consortia who will be able to assist you .

ELP Standards Draft August 2014 (pdf)
ELP Standards Proficiency Level Descriptors December 2013 (pdf)
Glossary of ELP Standards October 2013 (pdf)
ELP Trainers Updated Julyl 2014 (pdf)

K-12 Guidelines for English Language Proficiency (Old)

ELP Guidelines will be in place for School Year 2014-15 and then will be retired.

ELP Guidelines-2011 (pdf)