NYS Education Department website: CR Part 154 is
the set of NYS regulations governing the identification, program
placement, and support services for English Language Learner (ELL)
students in all districts.
Part A funds are awarded to districts for implementing language
instruction programs and supports for ELLs through NCLB, on a
formula-basis to eligible districts. Sub-grants are also available to
eligible districts for immigrants when they experience significant
increases to immigrant populations.