Some educators in Florida have been preparing for the possibility that they could receive a large number of Haitian students who are trying to flee the devastation in their country.
Readers have posted thoughtful critiques to a story on using "response to intervention" with English-language learners.
Colorin Colorado has created a Ning for teachers of English-language learners.
Massachusetts Gov. Deval Patrick signed into law this week a charter schools bill with many provisions for English-language learners.
Researchers on both sides of the U.S.-Mexican border met Jan. 15 and 16 for a conference on "The Students We Share."
Salvadorans living in the United States are the second-largest immigrant group from Latin America.
These days, when many classrooms have English-language learners, content-area teachers need to be aware of how to teach about language, says a thoughtful article published in the Middle School Journal.
Simon Cho is a Korean-born speedskater who lived in this country illegally as a child but is now a U.S. citizen and representing the United States in the upcoming winter Olympics.
Both expensive and free technology is available to help students practice using a new language.