ELPS Resource Tools


The English Language Proficiency Standards (ELPS), as required by 19 Texas Administrative Code, Chapter 74, Subchapter A, §74.4, outline English language proficiency level descriptors and student expectations for English language learners (ELLs). School districts are required to implement ELPS as an integral part of each subject in the required curriculum.

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The ELPS are part of the state–required curriculum, the Texas Essential
Knowledge and Skills (TEKS) for K–12.

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