English Language Acquisition District-wide Advisory Committee (ELA DAC)

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English Language Acquisition District-wide Advisory Committee (ELA DAC) Meeting

The English Language Acquisition District-wide Advisory Committee (ELA DAC) is a monthly meeting to inform ELA parents about topics that concern them and improve dialog with DPS.

Our next event is the ELA DAC – Family Leadership Institute, Session #2.

  •  This event promotes academic partnerships and leadership through four interactive sessions that bring together families from across the district to enhance their advocacy skills at home, school, and district level.

Parents will engage in conversation and activities regarding their Vision for their families.

Topic #2: Values

  • Identify your personal values and reinforce them at home
  • Applying personal values at school and in the community
  • Reconciling conflict with values
  • ELA Program Services

ELA DAC – Family Leadership Institute – Session 2 –  Flyers:

Amharic Arabic Burmese English French Karen Nepali
Russian Somali Spanish Swahili Tigrinya Vietnamese

Superintendent Parent Forum - ELA DAC

The Office of Family and Community Engagement in collaboration with the English Language Acquisition Department are excited to invite all our DPS parents and liaisons to the Superintendent Parent Forum/ELA DAC

Join Us at the:

Temple Emanuel: 51 Grape Street, Denver, CO 80220 on Thursday, February 8, 2018

TIME: 9:30 – 11:30 a.m.


Interpretation, meals, and childcare (age 3-12) is provided at no cost to participants.

For information: Lilian_Pacheco@dpsk12.org | or call at 720-423-2277 | Email: FACE_Events@dpsk12.org


The TNLI (Transitional Native Language Instruction) program supports students’ native language development as they learn English so that students become bilingual and biliterate.

What is (TNLI)?
Choosing the Right TNLI Option for Your Child
TNLI: Frequently Asked Questions

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