This KnowledgeBase archive includes content and external links that were accurate and relevant as of September 30, 2019.
The English Language Learner (ELL) KnowledgeBase for Administrators and Teachers is an online resource supporting both the administration, teaching and execution of programs for English learning students. It offers resources related to Office for Civil Rights (OCR) requirements and the Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA).
Task 3: Accountability and Assessment
Guideline: ESSA provides a valuable opportunity for states to reshape their accountability systems to support improved outcomes for ELLs. In particular, ESSA requires states to more fully include ELLs in school-level accountability systems under Title I instead of the separate district-level accountability systems required under Title III.