SEI Historical and Legal Foundations Memo

SEI Historical and Legal Foundations Memo

Assignment Content Review the laws and court decisions below which have provided an important foundation for current policies regarding the education of English learners. Select a law or court decision from the list that you feel has had the greatest impact on English language education: Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA) Imagine you are the administrator of the EL program on your campus. Write a 1-page memo to the staff on the topic of the law or court decision you selected. Include the following in your memo: An overview of the historical background of the law or court decision An explanation of how the law or court decision has influenced current trends and issues in English language education An explanation of the implications that the law or court decision may present to your EL program At least two web links for the staff to access concerning the law or court decision Incorporate vocabulary from the SEI/EL Terminology document in your memo.