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Special Topics in English Learner Programming Monthly Webinar: Testing Accommodations for English Learners

This broadcast provides an overview of state approved EL Accommodations based on Part 2 of OSSE’s Testing Accommodations Manual.

Participants will learn:

  • The rationale for providing accommodations to ELs
  • The contents of Part 2 of the OSSE Testing Accommodations Manual
  • The difference between OSSE’s testing accommodations for ELs and those provided by PARCC and WIDA
  • Ideas for assembling an EL Accommodations Team
  • Guidance for selecting EL accommodations for testing and instruction
  • Considerations for amending and discontinue EL accommodations

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