20 U.S. Code § 7013 - National clearinghouse

The Secretary shall establish and support the operation of a National Clearinghouse for English Language Acquisition and Language Instruction Educational Programs, which shall collect, analyze, synthesize, and disseminate information about language instruction educational programs for limited English proficient children, and related programs. The National Clearinghouse shall—
(1) be administered as an adjunct clearinghouse of the Educational Resources Information Center Clearinghouses system supported by the Institute of Education Sciences;
(2) coordinate activities with Federal data and information clearinghouses and entities operating Federal dissemination networks and systems;
(3) develop a system for improving the operation and effectiveness of federally funded language instruction educational programs;
(4) collect and disseminate information on—
(A) educational research and processes related to the education of limited English proficient children; and
(B) accountability systems that monitor the academic progress of limited English proficient children in language instruction educational programs, including information on academic content and English proficiency assessments for language instruction educational programs; and
(5) publish, on an annual basis, a list of grant recipients under this subchapter.


(Pub. L. 89–10, title III, § 3303, as added Pub. L. 107–110, title III, § 301,Jan. 8, 2002, 115 Stat. 1733; amended Pub. L. 107–279, title IV, § 404(d)(5)(B),Nov. 5, 2002, 116 Stat. 1986.)
Prior Provisions

A prior section 3303 ofPub. L. 89–10was classified to section 6923 of this title, prior to the general amendment of this subchapter by Pub. L. 107–110.

2002—Par. (1). Pub. L. 107–279substituted “Institute of Education Sciences” for “Office of Educational Research and Improvement”.


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