State and National Resources
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CDE - English Learner Toolkit
The California Department of Education (CDE) is committed to the goal that all English Learner (EL) students receive appropriate instruction and services. The CDE is sending additional reminders to Local Education Agencies (LEAs) of their legal obligations to provide instructional services to all ELs and report services accurately on the California Longitudinal Pupil Achievement System (CALPADS). See the attached letter for important information or visit the U.S. Department of Education to view their English Learner Toolkit.
English Language Learners & Right to Rigor
Council of the Great City Schools has long advocated for English language learners, conducting strategic support teams and research to advise our members on leveraging resources to improve their academic achievement.
Click here to view the College Board video English Language Learners & the Right to Rigor featuring Lily Wong-Fillmore, Kenji Hakuta and Guadalupe Valdez.