State / Federal Programs
Transitional Bilingual Instructional Program (TBIP)
The state Transitional Bilingual Education Program (TBIP) and federal Title III address the unique needs of eligible students, who come from linguistically and culturally diverse backgrounds. Both programs share the same goal: develop language proficiency that enables meaningful access to grade level curricula and instruction.
Washington State Values Bilingual Education
TBIP promotes a two-language system of instruction.
OSPI TBIP and Migrant Website for helpful information: http://www.k12.wa.us/MigrantBilingual/default.aspx
Migrant Education Program
The Transitional Bilingual Instructional Program
English Language Proficiency Standards
ELPA 21 Screener Survey
Speak Your Language! Bilingualism is a skill and asset