Sec. 92-15-001 - General Provisions

§ 92-15-001. General Provisions

001.01 Statutory Authority

This Chapter is adopted pursuant to Sections 79-305, 79-318, 79-703 of the Revised Statutes of Nebraska (R.R.S.), and 20 U.S.C. § 6311.

001.02 Scope and Application of this Chapter

This Chapter contains provisions related to the education of English learners in public schools in grades kindergarten through twelve. This Chapter applies to all accredited public school districts in Nebraska. All of the statements herein, with the exception of the Quality Indicators, are requirements of school districts. Quality Indicators may be used by school districts to help in designing local programs for English learners.

001.03 Purpose

The goal of this Chapter is to enable each English learner to become English proficient in listening, speaking, reading, and writing.

001.04 Implementation of this Chapter

This Chapter will be used in conjunction with 92 NAC 10 (NDE Rule 10) to determine future accreditation status for school districts.

001.05 Related Regulations

The requirements for the accreditation of public school districts are contained in 92 NAC 10. The requirements for teacher certification are contained in 92 NAC 21. The requirements for endorsements on teaching certificates are contained in 92 NAC 24.

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