About SupportEd About SupportEd
Trusted leaders in education
SupportEd is a woman-owned small business based in Fairfax, VA specializing in solutions for all educators of Multilingual Learners (MLs) across the United States and Canada. Founded by Diane Staehr Fenner, PhD, a former ML teacher and four-time best-selling author, SupportEd offers professional development, personalized coaching, technical assistance, and valuable educator resources.
SupportEd serves school districts, states, and educational organizations seeking to enhance their knowledge of assets-based approaches to working with Multilingual Learners. We pride ourselves on the enduring partnerships we have formed with districts and organizations across the United States and Canada to support Multilingual Learners.
At SupportEd, our team leverages extensive ML teaching, policy, administration, and research expertise to craft customized solutions that fit your ML program’s specific strengths and needs. We see our nation’s ML students as assets and advocate for MLs by positioning them for success in the classroom and beyond.
We bring firsthand classroom and district experience.
We build relationships with you.
We provide customized solutions based on your strengths and needs.
We excel at facilitating hands-on learning.
We make complex research teacher-friendly.
Framework for Equitable and Excellent ML Education is Driven by our Five Core Beliefs
Rely on our Multilingual Learning experts for research-based content and programmatic solutions.
Explore how to shift your instructional practice with best-selling books authored by members of the SupportEd team.
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