Charter Schools and English Language Learners


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The purpose of this Issue Brief is to provide charter authorizers and school leaders with information about the education of English Language Learners (ELLs), illuminating the legal requirements and sound education practices for these students. This brief will provide authorizers with background information related to ELLs, the state and federal laws that affect the education of ELLs, and the education needs of these children. After reading this brief, authorizers will have a greater understanding of this unique student population and be better prepared to provide oversight to charter schools serving ELLs. Less

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    Topics and Grades

    Topics: Special Populations, Oversight Monitoring, Starting and Operating a Charter, Authorizers, Charter Schools, Student Recruitment, Legal Issues, Leadership, Practitioners

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    Tool for: Charter Schools

    Beneficiary: Charter Schools