LD East

  • Welcome to Secondary English Language Arts
      “The Common Core helps address inequity in education by ensuring all students are taught to the same high standards and held to the same rigorous expectations. This helps make sure that ZIP codes do not determine education quality.”--Center for American Progress
  • Professional Development Dates for Secondary ELA Teachers: 

    Day 1: September 25, 2018: Equitable Instruction: Text Complexity in Non-Fiction and supporting it with a rigorous IAB plan

    Day 2: November 6, 2018: Creating Opportunity for Rigor:  Leveraging the Craft and Structure Standards

    Day 3: January 29, 2019: Encouraging Voice, Analysis, and Argument in Student Writing

    Professional Development will take place at Local District East (2151 N. Soto St Los Angeles, CA 90031)

    Schools are responsbile for providing substitutes for Classroom Teachers

  • Secondary Literacy Textbook Resources 


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  • LAUSD Reference Guides and Memorandums 


    MEM 6700.1- Comprehensive Assessment Program: District Assessments 2018-2019

    This memorandum provides information about the District assessments for the 2017-2018 school year. A calendar of dates is also included.


    MEM 6046.4- Placement, Scheduling and Staffing of English Learners in Middle School and High School in 2017-2018

    This memorandum provides guidance regarding the proper placement of ELs and LTELs in the appropriate courses for the 2016-2017 school year. 

  • Contact Information
    Megan Markevich
    Secondary Literacy/ELA Coordinator
    Local District East