The OSSE Home Language Survey is included in the enrollment packet and its completion is required for all families enrolling their child in a DC public or public charter school for the first time. The results of the survey are used to identify students who need to be screened for eligibility into the LEA’s language assistance program. The OSSE Home Language Survey resources are located on OSSE's website.
During this webinar, attendees will gain an understanding of:
- The law surrounding English learner identification
- The purpose of the home language survey
- The standardized statewide procedures to administer the OSSE Home Language Survey
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