Ed. Dept. Looks to Standardize ELL Categories

May 05, 2008 1 min read

If you thought the Bush administration was finished putting its stamp on NCLB, think again.

On Friday, the Department of Education published a new “interpretation” regarding the classification of ELL students. The proposal would standardize how each state determines when ELL students are ready to exit a program designed to serve their unique needs.

My colleague Mary Ann Zehr explains over at Learning the Language.

A version of this news article first appeared in the NCLB: Act II blog.