front-page-boyCourse Crafters, Inc. is a curriculum development and consulting company founded by Lise Ragan that specializes in the creation of state-of-the-art materials, tools, and resources for the growing population of emergent bilingual students—also called English Language Learners (ELLs), English Learners (ELs), and Dual Language Learners (DLLs)—and their teachers, PreK-grade 12.  Course Crafters collaborates with other ELL specialists, school districts, and educational publishing companies to provide research-based education solutions for addressing the unique instructional needs and developing the assets of ELLs and their families. Our goal is ensuring the academic success of each and every English learner.

Course Crafters has been researching, planning, designing, developing, and publishing practice-based curricula and resources for emergent bilingual students and resources for teachers of ELs since 1993.

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  • HMH Family Engagement

    Lise Raganfamily-guide-3-5 of Course Crafters is the author, with Sylvia Acevedo, of a comprehensive research-based program to develop and sustain effective partnerships between schools and families of English learners, with one common goal: improved academic achievement of emergent bilingual students, preK-12.

    To see the impact HMH Family Engagement is having in schools and districts, click here:
    HMH Family Engagement: Making a Difference