Below is a list of acronyms that we use in the Weston Public School District.

 

IST

Instructional Support Teams

ELL

English Language Learners

IEP

Individual Education Plan

PTO

Parent Teacher Organization

BWMPO

Boston Weston Metco Parent Organization

MCAS

Massachusetts Comprehensive Assessment System

SEI

Structured English Instruction

DCAP

District Accommodation Plan

WEEFC

Weston Education Enrichment Fund Committee

ELA

English Language Arts

DESE

Massachusetts Department of Elementary and Secondary Educ

METCO

Metropolitan Council for Educational Opportunity

IDEA

Individual Disabilities Education Act

SAMR

Substitution Augmentation Modification Redefinition

RETELL

Rethinking Equity and Teaching English Language Learners

TITLE I, II, III

Federal Grants

Chapter 70

State Funding for Education

SEL

Social and Emotional Learning

DEI

Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion

CRT / CRP

Culturally Responsive Teaching / Culturally Responsive Pedagogy