KDE English Learner and Immigrant Resources: This page contains tools and resources created by the U.S. Department of Education (USED), the Office of Civil Rights (OCR), the Office of English Language Acquisition (OELA), and the Kentucky Department of Education (KDE) to support districts in serving English learner (EL) and immigrant students.
KDE Title III - English Learner and Immigrant Students: The information contained on this website is based on the federal and state regulations and the Office of Civil Rights program requirements for the education of English learners and immigrant children and youth.
KDE ACCESS for ELLs: This page contains information from the Office of Assessment and Accountability on English language proficiency assessments for EL's including the ACCESS, Alternate ACCESS and WIDA Screener.
KDE Early Learning & Preschool: Kentucky's preschool education programs are available for all four-year-old children whose family income is no more than 160% of poverty; all three and four-year-old children with developmental delays and disabilities, regardless of income; and other four-year-old children a s placements are available based on district decision. This page contains tools and information on Preschool and Early Childhood.
Seal of Biliteracy: The Seal of Biliteracy is an award given by a school, district or state in recognition of students who have attained proficiency in English and one or more other world languages by high school graduation. This page contains further information and resources on the Seal of Biliteracy.