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English Language Learners and Policy

Common Core State Standards

What are the laws and policies that affect ELLs? What topics are people talking about?

These are some questions we address in this section about policy. We hope you'll chime in and share your comments and questions!

Featured Resources

How to Use These Resources

ELL Laws and Regulations

ELL Policy History and Court Cases

News and Hot Topics

Voices from the Field

Common Core State Standards


Our ELL Policy section was made possible by a generous grant from the Carnegie Corporation, as well as a number of advisors and friends of the Colorín Colorado project. Please see our Acknowledgements Section for names of contributors and advisors.