Center for Educational Opportunity Programs

Who is Eligible for Services?

Parents and Family Members of Current KCKPS English Learners

Any parent and family members of current KCKPS ELs are eligible to attend Saturday language academies. Family members may attend without the EL student but EL students in attendance must be accompanied by a family member. Families may request free, bus transportation to and from Saturday academies.   

Current KCKPS Educators

Current KCKPS educators with a teaching license but no ESOL endorsement are eligible to apply for sponsored graduate coursework that begins in Summer 2019 or Fall 2020. Accepted applicants must be employed by KCKPS and maintain adequate academic progress throughout the entirety of the five-semester sequence. 


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