ELA for Teachers and Educators
Welcome to the State of Delaware education resource page for educators working with English and Language Arts Curriculum. This site is maintained by Delaware's Standards and Instruction workgroup and provides teachers, paraprofessionals, and other personnel with information and resources about standards aligned to English Language Arts/Literacy.Delaware operates with the knowledge that all children are successful in the classroom and beyond when high expectations exist alongside appropriate supports. Our goal is to assist districts and charter schools throughout Delaware in their mission to prepare students for their college and career goals after high-school.
Information and ResourcesDelaware English Language Arts/Literacy Standards
Provides direct links to the Delaware English Language Arts/Literacy Standards (ELA).Curriculum Development
Includes guidelines on vertical articulation for K-12, literacy, learning progressions, close-reading, and publisher's criteria to align materials and instruction to standards. Includes curriculum assessment tools as wellProvides links to standards-aligned units and lesson plans that can be used in the classroom.Provides links to standards-aligned assessments that can be used in the classroom. Includes materials provided and approved by the Smarter Balanced Consortium a nd the National Assessment of Educational Progress (NAEP)Professional Learning
Provides deep and engaging professional learning opportunities and materials to assist educators as they implement the standards for English Language Arts/Literacy (ELA) in Delaware.