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 4: Ensure Appropriate Placement of ELL Students in Special Education Programs
Guideline: As part of the English language learner program, the school district should have policies in place regarding ELL students participating in special education programs. ELL students placed in special education programs should have notations about their home language and background placed in their special education student file.