Hours: 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. | Main Phone: (907) 742-4400
Location: 5530 E. Northern Lights Blvd. Anchorage, Alaska 99504

Services Offered:

  • Review, design, and manage K-12 literacy curriculum materials
  • Develop, review, revise, and support implementation of academic plans
  • Promote effective literacy instruction across all curricular areas through professional development and school support
  • Support ELA-focused student, teacher, and community activities and events
  • Provide leadership and support to implement an MTSS framework
  • Develop and sustain district, community, state, and national, partnerships to implement the ASD mission


Email: Larissa Wright-Elson

Phone: 907-742-4478

Department Overview:

The English Language Arts department is dedicated to ensuring that all students have the opportunity to develop mastery in reading, writing, speaking, listening, and language. We work to provide culturally relevant, rigorous, equitable, engaging language arts curriculum materials and coursework and to support literacy education across our district and community.

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