November 2015 Archives

PBS Newshour is airing a two part series on English-language learners and refugee students, shedding some light on the realities that refugee children face as they integrate into America's school systems.


A four-year study finds English-learners and native English speakers in Portland, Ore., alike improved significantly in bilingual schools.


An annual report card from a private language-instruction company ranks the English language skills of adults in 70 countries.


A focus on students' deficits can lead to unequal access to meaningful content, two new reports argue.


Determining when to exit students from language-learner status is a "high-stakes" decision, the authors of a new report say.


Federal leaders announced the grants, awarded to eight federally recognized tribes, during the seventh annual White House Tribal Nations Conference.


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