Equity and Excellence in Maine Schools

Supporting English Language Learners and Immigrant Families

Most of the world is multilingual and linguistic diversity is a tremendous asset in preparing all of our children for their participation in a global society. Below are resources for promoting success for our newest English speakers.

Teaching Resources

Student Networks

Reports, Webinars, and Professional Organizations

  • Northern New England TESOL - Teachers of English to Speakers of Other Languages professional organization with annual conference and networking opportunities
  • Maine Association for New Americans - mission is to bring together immigrants and allies statewide to lead efforts to 
maximize the professional potential of immigrants in Maine, welcoming newcomers with cross-cultural networking, education, career tracking, and referrals that will advance the well-being, success, and self-sufficiency of immigrants in Maine.