2020 Clubhouse Drive

Greeley, CO 80634             Phone (970) 352-7404

Fax (970) 352-7350 

Links and Resources


National center established after 2004 reauthorization to address disproportionality

Center on Response to Intervention

Research summaries dealing with RTI and ELL students

Larry Ferlazzo's Websites of the Day

Larry Ferlazzo - Teacher

Online resources for teachers of pre-literate ELL students


Provides lesson plans, activities, etc. for language development

Activities for ESL Students

Activities for ESL students. Made and contributed by teachers.

UE: Using English

Tools and resources for teachers and students. Offers tests, activities, references, etc.

Colorin Colorado!

Versatile website in English and Spanish. A resource for teachers, parents, and students.

Colorado Department of Education

Resources for proper identification, referral and placement of  students who are Culturally and/or Linguistically Diverse. As well as links to other sources of information on this topic are available here.

The ELLEN Team

Earl Rendon: erendon@cboces.org

Leslie Shaver:

Brenda McDonald-Buttram:

Katie Abrego:

We are an English Language Learner (ELL)/Special Education (SPED) team serving the needs of our member districts. We provide resources, consultation, and educational strategies to assist educators who work with ELL students (at any point in the response to intervention process) to ensure students’ educational needs are met.


English Language Learner/

Special Education Team (ELLEN)