What is an English as a Second Language (ESL) teacher?
An ESL teacher is an instructor of English as a Second Language. The primary focus of the ESL teacher is to help students become proficient in the English language through the domains of reading, writing, listening, and speaking.
What is an English Language Learner (ELL) student?
An ELL student stands for English Language Learners. The primary goal for an ELL student is to become proficient in the English language within the realm of their grade level curriculum.