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Review the Edutopia article from this week’s readings. (https://www.edutopia.org/article/6-essential-strategies-teaching-english-language-learners) Write a one-page, single-spaced essay about your state’s requirements for teaching ELs. Consider two or three EL students in your class when addressing the following in your essay: Knowing your minimal responsibilities to meet their needs as EL students, what can you do to support their core content learning? How can you increase access to ELA standards using ELD standards? What instructional strategies can you use to make sure they are understanding your lessons? How will you start monitoring their English language proficiency progress to support their outcomes on state EL testing? Support your conclusions with evidence from our readings or other peer reviewed resources.