Education Laws and Regulations
603 CMR 14.00:
Education of English Learners Regulations
|14.01: ||Authority, Scope and Purpose|
|14.02:||Identification and Assessment of Students|
|14.04:||Placement of Students with Parental Waivers|
|14.05:||English Literacy and Fluency Requirements for Teachers of English Language Classrooms|
|14.06:||Parental Right of Enforcement|
|14.07:||Assignment of English Learners to Teachers in School Districts|
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14.04: Placement of Students with Parental Waivers
(1) A school district shall provide a student who is an English learner with sheltered English immersion instruction and place the student in an English language classroom, as those terms are defined in M.G.L. c. 71A, unless the school district has granted the student a waiver in accordance with M.G.L. c. 71A, § 5.
(2) A school district may place English learners who are granted parental waivers under M.G.L. c. 71A, § 5, in a bilingual education program.
(3) Upon designation of a student as an English learner, the school district shall provide the student's parent or guardian with the school district's waiver policy and timelines, developed in accordance with M.G.L. c. 71A, § 5, and in a language that the parent or guardian can understand.
M.G.L. c. 69, § 1B; c. 69, §§ 1J and 1K, as amended by St. 2010, c. 12, § 3; c. 71, § 38G.