Helping English Learners Successfully Transition to College and Career Ready Standards

This session explores how states and researchers are working together to bring the best practices on language development and other English Learner supports to help ensure all English Learners meet college and career ready standards. Presentation includes Dr. Mike Casserly, Executive Director of the Council of the Great City Schools; Chris Minnich, Executive Director of the Council of Chief State School Officers (CCSSO), and Dr. Kenji Hakuta, Co-Chair of Stanford University’sUnderstanding Language initiative. Moderated byDr. Judith Rizzo, Executive Director and CEO of The Hunt Institute.