OSSE’s English learner policies are provided in the publication Delivering Education Services to English Learners. The following updates have been made since the March 2020 release:
In Who are English Learners (ELs)?
- Clarification on age and English learner eligibility
In Step 2: Identification
- Resources related to accommodations for EL screening have been added.
- The newly released WIDA screener for kindergarten has been added.
- The K-WAPT will be retired at the end of the 2021-22 school year.