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ESOL (Title III) & International Welcome Center

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Germán Suárez
ESOL - Title III Program
FL (Interim)

LaShaun Odom
Grants Manager


Areas of Responsibilities

The Foreign Language, ESOL, and International Welcome Center (IWC) division is composed of three distinct programs. Information regarding each program is listed below.

Click on the name of each area for more information.

Title III - ESOL Services

Our ESOL Program is designed to help students attain their full social and academic potential within the American school culture. We are committed to developing our students’ communicative confidence and skills in the four main areas of language usage: listening, speaking, reading and writing. We support an optimal learning environment for all of our students as they become integral members of our community.
International Welcome Center

The IWC facilitates registration for international students coming to Cobb County schools and provides the following Student Services: Language Assessment, Advisement, Placement, Transcript Evaluation, Translation of School Related Documents, Interpretation of School Related Meetings, Student Evaluations, Parent Conferences, Special Education Meetings, Hearings and Facilitating Home-to-School and School-to-Home Communications.