Tag Archives: ESOL

Fair connects families with important resources

The district's English for Speakers of Other Languages department is partnering with dozens of community organizations to provide families with information about a variety of resources. The ESOL Community Resource Fair will be held from 3:30 to 5 p.m., Tuesday, April 21, in the cafeteria at Skycrest Elementary School, 10 N. Corona Ave. in Clearwater. Topics will...
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English language learners explore career opportunities

The ESOL department partnered with the High Point Neighborhood Family Center to host the Career Day/Day of Design. The event for ESOL students from St. Petersburg and Northeast high schools took place on Thursday, March 19, at the High Point Neighborhood Family Center in Clearwater. The program provided opportunities for ESOL students to learn about careers,...
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Garrison-Jones Elementary ESOL group committed to serving families

[caption id="attachment_11084" align="alignleft" width="419" caption="The ESOL Department at Garrison-Jones Elementary School hosted an ESOL (English for Speakers of Other Languages) Advisory Board meeting in December. The goal of the ESOL Parent Advisory Board is to improve the essential communication between parents and the school and to enhance services to ESOL families. The parents who attended...
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Learning language through laptops

The Pinellas County School District is helping 116 families at Oak Grove Middle School learn english outside of the classroom. [caption id="attachment_11044" align="alignright" width="300" caption="DELL laptops to be given to families at Oak Grove Middle School. Click the photo to watch the video news report."] Read more