Resources & Support Materials

The Maine Department of Education is committed to providing materials and resources needed to support educators of Maine’s English learners. As a member of the World-Class Instructional Design and Assessment (WIDA) Consortium, Maine has access to quality-developed materials to support educators and students as they prepare for the ACCESS for ELLs® (Assessing Comprehension and Communication in English State-to-State for English Language Learners).

  • See WIDA Resources
  • Alternate ACCESS for ELLs. Learn more about Maine’s assessment of English language proficiency for students in grades 1-12 who are classified as English learners and have significant cognitive disabilities that prevent their meaningful participation in the ACCESS for ELLs® assessment.