Hamilton City Schools
ESL Newsbrief - February 1, 2016
Major Policy Shifts for English as a Second Language Programs
STATEMENT FROM ELL POLICY WORKING GROUP ON THE EVERY STUDENT SUCCEEDS ACT AND ENGLISH LANGUAGE LEARNERS
With the reauthorization of the 1965 Elementary and Secondary Education Act (ESEA) as the Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA) of 2015, the Working Group recognizes the continuing evolution of this landmark federal legislation to more fully include English language learners. In its statement, the Working Group highlights key aspects of the law with respect to English language learners.