Transitional Bilingual Education Program

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. PROGRAM GUIDELINES, LAW AND DATA

In state law, TBIP is a program within Washington’s Basic Education Act — CHAPTER 28A.180 RCW . The federal TITLE III PROGRAM supports supplemental instruction and services for language acquisition.

The Mount Vernon School District offers a range of support for our English Learners and their families. Please contact your student’s school or our office for additional information.

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