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Registering Students from Language Backgrounds Other Than English

This report seeks to alert administrators, school staff, and database managers to variations in the naming systems of other cultures; to help these groups accommodate other cultures and identify students consistently in school databases; and to provide knowledge of other cultures' naming conventions and forms of address to assist in interacting with students and their family members.
Publication Type:
Issues & Answers
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Publication Date:
August 2007