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The Bilingual /ESL Technical Assistance Centers (BETACs) are centers that provide staff development and technical assistance to all educators. Staff at the 14 centers offer resources and training on issues pertaining to English Language Learners (ELLs).

They are funded through grants from the New York State Department's Office of Bilingual Education and collaborate with the Office of Bilingual Education/Foreign Language Studies (OBE/FLS) to serve educators throughout the state to meet the needs of English Language Learners (ELLs).