EL (English Learner)

An English Learner (EL) is a student who is learning English as an additional language. ELs may be at various stages of language proficiency, from beginner to advanced. In educational settings, ELs often receive specialized instruction and support to help them develop their English skills and succeed academically. Programs for ELs focus on language development, cultural integration, and academic achievement, ensuring that learners can participate fully in their educational environments.