ELD Standards
  • Purpose of California English Language Development Standards

    • Designed to be used in tandem with CCSS for ELA & Literacy
    • Highlight and amplify the critical knowledge about language and skills using language in CCSS for ELA/Literacy necessary for ELs to be successful in school and life
    • Provide fewer, clearer, higher standards so teachers can focus on what is most important
    • Strengthen ELD opportunities in core content instruction and in targeted ELD in light of new content standards

    The California English Language Development Standards: Kindergarten through Grade 12 were developed by English Learner Support Division, California.

    CA ELD Standards

    Executive Summary ELA/ELD Framework