What Does The 1990 Esol Agreement (Consent Decree) Require

The consent decree deals with the civil rights of ELL students, in particular their right to equal access to all educational programs. In the treatment of these rights, the consent decree provides a structure that guarantees the provision of the comprehensible education to which ELL students are entitled. “Florida`s authority for the implementation of the Consent Order is found in Section 1003.56, F.S., English Language Instruction for Limited English Maîtrisent Students and Rules 6A-6.0900 to 6A-6.0909, F.A.C., Programs for Limited English Maîtrisient Students.” The Consent Order is the Florida State`s framework for compliance with the following federal and state laws and jurisdiction regarding the education of English learners:. . . .