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National Convening on English Learners’ Civil Rights
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ED's Office of English Language Acquisition (OELA) and Office for Civil Rights (OCR) are hosting a virtual convening on Thursday, June 22, and Friday, June 23, 2023. The event will focus on statutes, regulations, and case law relevant to the civil rights of English learners and will highlight guidance and resources to ensure that state and local educational agencies are equipped with tools to meet their obligations to English learner students and their families. Register here.

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The U.S. Department of Education is the agency of the federal government that establishes policy for, administers and coordinates most federal assistance to education. It assists the president in executing his education policies for the nation and in implementing laws enacted by Congress. The Department's mission is to serve America's students-to promote student achievement and preparation for global competitiveness by fostering educational excellence and ensuring equal access.