This Web page provides detailed information about the various online presentations and in-person workshops that will be held throughout the school year related to the California English Language Development Test (CELDT). All online presentations are recorded and archived for one year and may be accessed from this Web page.


This California Department of Education (CDE) presentation provides information on the purposes and uses of the CELDT, requirements, laws, and regulations.

CELDT 201 Series

These CDE presentations provide information on reports, the Data Review Module, and using CELDT data.

CELDT Fundamentals Videos

These short videos, available in English and Spanish and posted as streaming media, provide basic CELDT information to new coordinators to help build a stronger foundation of knowledge about the CELDT prior to attendance at a statewide or local/regional STOT workshop.

Scoring Training of Trainers (STOT) Workshops

These workshops are designed for individuals who will be CELDT trainers to learn about administering and scoring the CELDT. The training also provides important updates to the CELDT program and information about enhanced trainer resources. Workshops take place March through August for each upcoming CELDT edition.

Web Application Tutorials

These brief, step-by-step recorded presentations provide administrators with instructions on how to use specific CELDT Web-based applications.