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APLUS: Federal Bilingual Law is a Course

APLUS: Federal Bilingual Law

Ended Oct 1, 2022
1 credit

Full course description

As you complete this course, you will: 

  • understand the history of federal laws on bilingual education and how bilingual education was dismantled into the new Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA) 
  • be able to identify critical historical and recent federal education laws that mandate equal opportunity education for English Learners and all learners
  • describe actions that prompted the demand for bilingual education for English Learners/ Latinx children
  • understand how principals advocate for English Learners and their linguistic and academic needs according to the Every Student Succeeds Act of 2015