English Learners, EL Committee 2018-2019


To ensure success of English Language Learners by:

  • Gaining and sharing knowledge, skills and strategies for effective teaching of ELs
  • Communicating with and training building level staff
  • Supporting ELs’ teachers and families to meet the unique educational needs of ELs.
Dale Lambert, Director of Student Services; Irina Mills, EL (English Learner) Teacher
Meeting Frequency: 

First Tuesday of Each Month

Usual Meeting Place: 

GFPS District Office Building

Meeting Dates and Times: 

1st Tuesday of Each Month
3:45 – 4:30 p.m.

  • September 4, 2018
  • October 2, 2018
  • November 6, 2018
  • December 4, 2018
  • January 2019 – TBD
  • February 5, 2019
  • March 5, 2019
  • April 2, 2019
  • May 7, 2019


Committee Members: 
Korey Alfred Chief Joseph
Heidi Stubbs Lewis and Clark
Terri Gordillo Lincoln
Tammy Andrews/Luke Ferda Longfellow
Kara Greenwell/Lora LoDuca Loy
Jenelle Kidrick Meadow Lark
Gary Jenkins Morningside
Tiffany Sweeney Mountain View
Nikki Ritland Riverview
Rikki Johnson Lackey Giant Springs
Theresa Busch Sacajawea
Ralee Thornton Sunnyside
Kandi Rasmussen Valley View
Karin Langbehn West
Kelly Silk Whittier
Joe Ferda/Carly Swingley/Joel Auers East Middle School
Durbin Widhalm North Middle School
Lori Hoff/Sarah Saia CMR
Dakota Rosales/Jason Karls GFH
Scott Pasek Paris Gibson Education Center
Katya Marandino Irish ABLE
Kathryn Hinkle ELF Center
Jerry Ferderer Our Lady of Lourdes/ Holy Spirit
Marcy Cobell Indian Education
Dale Lambert Director of Student Services
Carol Paul Student Services Coordinator
Irina Mills EL Teacher
Stephanie Digiulio School Psychologist


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