English Language Support
English as an additional language or dialect (EAL/D) is a specialised field of education concerned with teaching English to learners who do not speak Standard Australian English as their first language. Essential information for
parents of EAL/D learners is now available on the department’s public web site.
These links provide information that can be downloaded in 20 different languages.
Fact sheet 1: Essential information regarding English support in Queensland
Fact sheet 2: Additional information regarding supporting their child’s English