Office of English Language Learners

What We Do

  • Ensure instructionally sound programs through standards based alignment for language acquisition so that EL students make progress on the schools’ identified goal aligned to English Language Development (ELD) Framework, Common Core State Standards (CCSS) and WIDA.

Contact Us

  • Bruce C. Bolling Building

    2300 Washington St
    Roxbury, MA 02119
    (617) 635-9435
    oellinstructionteam@bostonpublicschools.org
     
    Monday-Friday
    9am-5pm 
     

Team Members

  • Priya Tahiliani

    Executive Director of Instruction
    ptahiliani@bostonpublicschools.org

    Dr. Lunine Pierre-Jerome

    Director of SLIFE Programs
    lpierrejerome@bostonpublicschools.org

    Dr. Ivonne Borerro

    ELL/SPED Supervisor
    iborrero@bostonpublicschools.org

    Chi Nguyen

    Instructional Specialist, Director of Supplemental Services
    TLT 2 Liaison
    cnguyen@bostonpublicschools.org

    Rachel Chen

    Instructional Specialist, Supplemental Services Manager
    rchen@bostonpublicschools.org

    Vivian Tam

    Director of Dual Language Programs
    TLT 3 Liaison
    vtam@bostonpublicschools.org

    Genevieve McDonough

    Instructional Specialist
    gmcdonough@bostonpublicschools.org

    Sunita Mehrotra

    Instructional Specialist
    smehrotra@bostonpublicschools.org