Educational Services

English Learner Services

Units By Teachers Trained In Project GLAD

Project GLAD is a nationally-recognized model of professional development that empowers teachers with the knowledge and skills to effectively teach English Learners.  The training provides participants with theory, research and strategies for classroom application.  Students in GLAD classrooms acquire academic language and literacy skills through content and standards-based units of study.

Click on the links below to view units created by VESD teachers who have been trained in Project GLAD.  You may obtain more information regarding Project GLAD at its website:

Plant Unit by Deanna Molby and Walt Henry, Second Grade, Del Rey Elementary School

Mesopotamia Unit by Vicki Silva and Maureen Savage, Sixth Grade, Del Rey Elementary School



What is Project GLAD?