Boston Public Schools

District English Learner Advisory Committee

DELAC


ANNOUNCEMENT

Boston Public Schools' students have moved to fully remote learning as of Thursday, October 22, 2020. If you are a parent of an English Learner student, we would like to hear from you and the supports you need to make this transition successful. To share your thoughts, please click this form: https://tinyurl.com/yytt3wkm

What is DELAC?

Find Your Language-Based ELAC

DELAC stands for District English Learner Advisory Committee. The Boston Public Schools Office of English Learners launched the DELAC initiative in the school year of 2015/2016. It is a multicultural and multiethnic, parent-led committee comprised of English Learner (EL) parents and community members whose task is to provide recommendations to school and district officials in regards to programs and services provided to EL students. DELAC is the official voice of all our 17,000 EL families.

Please click here to see the state guidance.

In-person Learning Suspension Community Survey

After the announcement that Boston Public Schools' students will be moving to fully remote learning as of Thursday, October 22, 2020. We would like to hear from you and the supports you need to make this transition successful.

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Learn more about the LOOK Act

Please check out the links below to learn more about the Language Opportunities for Our Kids (LOOK) Act.

Link to the LOOK Act summary

Link to DESE's Implementation of the LOOK Act

Experience BPS
English_LOOK Act Cultural Innovation Day Presentation
Language Opportunity for Our Kids (LOOK) Act Presentation