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ESL Legal Issues & State Laws Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Which of the following describes an English language learner?

Question 2 2. The Every Child Succeeds Act requires states to create criteria in labeling English language learners and _____ them as English proficient.

Question 3 3. According to the reading, what was the 2010 population percentage of Latinos in the City of Chicago?

Question 4 4. What was the name of the first federal law passed to address the issue of bilingual education in school?

Question 5 5. Equal educational opportunity for ELLs means all of the following, EXCEPT _____.

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Question 6 6. Imagine that your school has a program for ELLs that complies with all of the legal requirements. However, some parents opt out of the program. In this case, what is the ONLY duty the school must carry on?

Question 7 7. Choose the best definition for English language learners.

Question 8 8. What was the first U.S. Supreme Court case that impacted English language learners?

Question 9 9. What is the goal of English language learner programs?

Question 10 10. What is bilingual education?

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Question 11 11. As part of their right to an equal educational opportunity, ELLs have the right to a program that addresses their language limitations. What is NOT a legal requirement for the program?

Question 12 12. What was the U.S. Supreme Court's decision in Meyer v. Nebraska?

Question 13 13. Which of the following is not a language acquisition program discussed in the lesson?

Question 14 14. Why was the bilingual education act initiated in the first place?

Question 15 15. Imagine that you work in a school that, for the first time this year, has only two ELL students. The school receives enough funding to create an ELL program to serve at least 200 students. What is the correct approach for the school to use?

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Question 16 16. What was the school district in Mendez v. Westminster doing prior to the U.S. Supreme Court's decision?

Question 17 17. Proposition 58, also known as the CA Education for a Global Economy Initiative focuses on what type of language programs?

Question 18 18. What was the purpose of the HB-3819 law in Illinois?

Question 19 19. The U.S. Supreme Court case Lau v. Nichols was important to ELL rights because _____.

Question 20 20. What is the Lau plan?

ESL Legal Issues & State Laws Chapter Exam Instructions

Choose your answers to the questions and click 'Next' to see the next set of questions. You can skip questions if you would like and come back to them later with the yellow "Go To First Skipped Question" button. When you have completed the practice exam, a green submit button will appear. Click it to see your results. Good luck!

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