Essential Education in Spanish
Courses feature English audio + Spanish instruction to help English Language Learners (ELLs) improve verbal and written fluency. .
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What is Essential Education's Spanish Content Upgrade?
When you purchase the Spanish Content Upgrade, you are purchasing access to a language toggle that gives students complete control of the language in which their HomeRoom and course(s) appear. The audio remains in English while the written instruction, remediation, practice tests, and quizzes are available in Spanish.
What courses will be available in Spanish?
Our Adult Basic Education courses (TABE 11/12 Academy and CASAS GOALS Academy) and our High School Equivalency courses (GED Academy™, HiSET Academy®, and TASC Academy) will be available Summer 2021. Our Workforce Readiness courses (Computer Essentials, Work Essentials, and Money Essentials) will be available Fall 2021.
How is the Spanish Content Upgrade sold?
If you have an existing license with Essential Education, the cost to upgrade is only $199 per school. If you don’t have an existing license with Essential Education, the cost to upgrade is included in the price of your reusable seats. Email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 800-931-8069 x 3 for a free quote.
How do my students access their course(s) in Spanish?
A language toggle will appear in your student’s HomeRoom. This toggle allows them to switch their HomeRoom and course(s) from English to Spanish and vice versa with the press of a button.
Can students access their course(s) in both English and Spanish using only 1 seat license?
Yes! Students who choose to toggle between English and Spanish are only using 1 seat license per course.
What training is available for administrators and teachers?
You’ll have 24/7 access to our on-demand Teacher Training videos which will include an in-depth video on using the language toggle. You’ll also have access to our live Q&A sessions with our trainers twice a week. For one-on-one support, reach out to our Educator Support Team by emailing email@example.com or calling (800) 931-8069 x 4.