The attacks on Asian students in South Philadelphia have brought new attention to the issue of whether immigrant students feel and/or are safe in that city.


A 5th grader is a volunteer translator at an elementary school in Stillwater, Okla. Is that a good thing?


Arizona's long-running federal court case about the education of English-language learners is being considered again in a U.S. district court.


New York education officials have decided that a charter school in New York City can't give preference to English-language learners in admissions.


Strength in What Remains, by Tracy Kidder, conveys the complexity of a refugee's feelings in finding a new life.


Penguin Group has published an "idiot's guide" to how one can refine his or her pronunciation of English.


Kenji Hakuta, an expert on English-language learners at Stanford University, stresses how effective implementation of a program for ELLs is more important that whether it provides bilingual education or English-only instruction.


The Woodburn School District in Woodburn, Ore., plans to use $275,000 in stimulus funds to provide technology for English-language learners and special education students


The What Works Clearinghouse of the U.S. Department asked the question about whether the tutoring intervention Reading Recovery works for English-language learners but didn't reach a conclusion.


Wyoming joins 20 states and the District of Columbia in adopting an English-language-proficiency test created by the World-Class Instructional Design and Assessment consortium.


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