What is the DA Leadership Institute?

The mission of the District Administration Leadership Institute (DALI) is to provide cutting-edge professional development to school district superintendents and other senior education executives to inspire innovation and leadership excellence in K12 education.

This mission is accomplished through top-tier live events focused on intensive networking and collaboration with innovative solution providers, and through engagement in virtual communities to promote ongoing discussion, debate, and the sharing of professional resources and leadership initiatives.

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English Language Learners: Incorporating Technology into the Academic Achievement Strategy

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English language learners (ELLs)* represent one of the fastest growing student audiences within education today. This group of diverse learners presents multiple challenges to educators, yet
research has identified a number of successful strategies and resources to address their needs.

This white paper presents an overview of the diversity of this group, the learning challenges facing ELL educators, proven strategies for academic success, and the effectiveness of Rosetta Stone® Classroom in a sampling of ELL programs.