Section 317. (Amended by Stats. 2007, Ch. 130, Sec. 47.)
Cite as: Cal. Educ. Code §317.
(a)As a condition for receiving funds under Section 315.5 in any fiscal year, a school district shall collect the following data for use in updating its plans and to make available to the state as requested:
(1)Improvement in adult English-as-a-second-language literacy skill levels in reading, writing, and speaking the English language, numeracy, problemsolving, and other literacy skills.
(2)Improvements in the attendance of pupils with limited-English-language proficiency who have received tutoring from adults who have been identified as participants in programs established pursuant to Sections 315, 315.5, 316, and 316.5.
(b)A school district that receives funding under Section 315.5 shall provide a pretest and a posttest of reading achievement for adult English-as-a-second-language pupils.
(c)The district shall review individual K–12 pupil data from the English language development test administered under Section 60810 and the Standardized Testing and Reporting (STAR) Program set forth in Article 4 (commencing with Section 60640) of Chapter 5 of Part 33, in order to determine whether there has been achievement progress made by K–12 pupils who were tutored by Community-Based English Tutoring (CBET) Program students.