A new study from Education Trust West digs into how six districts, all with sizable English-learner populations, emphasized scientific inquiry and team experiments to support science learning as well as English-language development.
The complaint, filed in U.S. District Court in Arizona, names the Bureau of Indian Education and the U.S. Interior Department as defendants.
The most popular 2016 blog posts included the Every Student Succeeds Act's impact on ELLs and research on the academic achievement of English-learners.
The president-elect offered no details on a plan that could affect the lives of more than 700,000 young undocumented immigrants.
The U.S.- and foreign-born children grow up learning English in school while also hearing and speaking one of more than 350 languages used in the United States at home.
An Arizona-based WestEd study found that long-term English-language learners struggled to graduate within four years of entering 9th grade.
A federal investigation found that the East Hartford, Conn., school system failed to provide adequate language services to parents and guardians with limited English skills.
Immigration advocates worry that the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals policy could be a target of the Trump administration's plan to crack down on illegal immigration.
In a break from past practice, ACT Inc. has announced that it will begin offering accommodations for English-language learners.
Schools across the nation have offered counseling and support for anxious students in the aftermath of president-elect Donald Trump's victory.