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ELL: English Language Learners are students whose first language is not English and who are in the process of learning English.
 
FEP: Fluent English Proficient
 
LEP: Limited English Proficient
 
NEP: Non English Proficient
 
bicultural: Identifying with the cultures of two different language groups.
 
bilingual: The ability to use two languages. There may be variation in ability across the language domains of reading, writing, speaking, and listening.
 
biliterate: The ability to effectively communicate or understand thoughts and ideas through two languages' grammatical systems and vocabulary, using their written symbols.