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In this unprecedented time, we are here to support educators respond to the COVID-19 pandemic. Below are some suggested resources for supporting Hispanic/Latinx students who are English learners/emergent bilinguals.

For an invitation to a Google group with various threads for supporting emergent bilingual students via remote learning, please email

Webinar: Supporting Online Learning for Struggling English Learners and Students with Limited and/or Interrupted Formal Education

This webinar held on April 23, 2020, introduced our team at FIU that is dedicated to working with teachers, students and families to support struggling English learners. Then, Dr. Andrea DeCapua, an expert in students with limited and/or interrupted formal education (SLIFE), discussed what we might expect during and after the COVID-19 pandemic and provide some effective strategies and resources.