[lg policy] US: Report Advises Rethinking Home-Language Surveys

Harold Schiffman hfsclpp at GMAIL.COM
Mon Aug 23 14:49:56 UTC 2010

Forwarded From:  edling at lists.sis.utsa.edu

Education Week

Report Advises Rethinking Home-Language Surveys

A review of state policies by researchers from the University of
California, Los Angeles, raises questions about the validity of the
use of home-language surveys as a step to identify students eligible
for special help to learn English.

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