Fairfax County's Solution

Esposito, Jennifer Chase
October 2007
District Administration;Oct2007, Vol. 43 Issue 10, p37
The article focuses on the educational assessments set by Fairfax County Public Schools Superintendent Jack D. Dale to fairly evaluate English Language Learners (ELLs) in Virginia. Dale refused to comply with the requirements set by the No Child Left Behind (NCLB) in testing his district's recent immigrant students in English. The school district utilized a state-approved examination to measure the ability and knowledge of its ELLs.


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