The ELA Office envisions an educational system supporting equity and excellence in preparing all students for college, career, and community success in the 21st century.
The ELA Office will provide leadership, support, and meaningful engagement with parents, families, and communities, with a focus on equity and excellence.
National Council of Teachers of English (NCTE)
State of Maryland Literacy Association (SOMLA)
National Center for Improving Literacy (NCIL)
International Literacy Association: Home (ILA)
National Writing Project | Home (NWP)
The Reading League
Maryland Equity COMAR
Maryland Equity Guidebook
Workgroup on English Learners in Public Schools: Structured Literacy and English Language Development: Guiding Question: How can Maryland align the science of reading and structured literacy with best English language development practices to improve reading outcomes for English learners?
MCAP English/Language Arts Assessment Resources
Maryland State Comprehensive Literacy Plan
Glossary for Maryland College and Career Ready ELA Standards