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Um, I Think The D.C. School District Is A Little Unclear On The Concept Of A “Home Language Survey”…..


Most schools send out “Home Language Surveys” to families in an effort to begin identifying and providing support to English Language Learners.

Typically, they are multilingual — it would sort of defeat its purpose if it wasn’t.

However, it appears that the Washington, D.C. Public Schools are a little unclear on that concept.

Check out the Home Language Survey form they sent-out this year — entirely in English….

Author: Larry Ferlazzo

I'm a high school teacher in Sacramento, CA.

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