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Resource Materials for Planning and Self-Assessments

"There is no equality of treatment merely by providing students with the same facilities, textbooks, teachers, and curriculum; for students who do not understand English are effectively foreclosed from any meaningful education."

Lau v. Nichols (1974)

This document is an HTML version of OCR's November 30, 1999, Resource Materials. The original document in MS Word format ( can be downloaded here.

Last Modified: 01/16/2020