New Instructional Model Helps English Learners Succeed

The growing number of English learners in US schools has risen by 145 percent. Teachers are grappling with strategies that effectively impact learning for these students. The Sheltered Instruction Observation Protocol, or SIOP model, is taking what we know about best practices and offering teachers a comprehensive model for planning effective lessons – one that is helping students perform better on standardized tests and master English at a faster rate than before.