All demographers have noted that the United States is clearly experiencing a high growth in students who are English language learners (ELLs).
One of the key mandates of the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA) is that all students with disabilities are to be educated in the least restrictive environment (LRE).
Ever since the first kindergartens opened in the United States in the mid-1800s, discussions about the right to kindergarten, principles for kindergarten entry and eligibility, and what should be taught in kindergarten have taken place in most jurisdictions.
Juvenile courts are courts of limited jurisdiction created by states to work with children and their families in cases of the delinquent behavior of juveniles.
Inclusion refers to the practice whereby students with disabilities are enrolled in general education classes and receive any needed special education services within that setting.