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Special Topics in English Learner Programming Monthly Webinar: English Learners and the Law

This webinar provides an overview of major court cases and federal legislation that have shaped current EL programming in public schools in the United States. Specifically, this webinar will describe why public schools identify ELs, provide a high-quality language instructional educational program, assess their language growth, and educate them in inclusive settings.

Participants will:

  • Receive an overview of landmark court cases and legislation that paved the way for English learner rights.
  • Learn the key issues, historical context, and rulings behind each legal action.
  • Understand the outcomes of the cases that are germane to the work of EL POCs.

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