Published Online: April 7, 2009
Published in Print: April 8, 2009, as Utah District Cleared on ESL

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Utah District Cleared on ESL

Federal monitoring of the Salt Lake City school district over its teaching of English as a second language has ended. The U.S. Department of Education's Office for Civil Rights had been monitoring the district over a 2001 discrimination complaint that alleged the district had too few teachers trained to teach ESL. In 2001, the district had 97 ESL-endorsed teachers. Today it has about 900 trained in ESL.

Vol. 28, Issue 28, Page 5

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