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Capital District RBE-RN at Questar III | September 2013 Bulletin
The Regional Bilingual Education Resource Network (RBE-RN) is staffed and prepared to assist districts in raising the academic achievement of Limited English Proficient/English Language Learners (LEP/ELLs).
The New York State Education Department awarded Questar III a contract to operate the RBE-RN across eight BOCES regions in northeastern New York State. The RBE-RN supports all educators as they prepare to meet current and future NYSED initiatives, with particular emphasis on supporting the Regents Reform agenda and meeting the needs of Limited English Proficient/ English Language Learners (LEP/ELL).
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State Education Department Memo
Effective February 1, 2014, a new State test will take the place of the current test used for the statewide identification of English Language Learners. Please see a discussion item from the April 2013 meeting of the Board of Regents at for background information.
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