The lawsuit alleges that tens of thousands of English-learners across Texas are receiving substandard instruction.


Newly-released data from the Census Bureau shows that English-speaking abilities of immigrants vary by time of arrival in the United States and education levels.


The Obama Administration is scrambling to provide more long-term shelter space for the wave of children coming from Honduras, Guatemala, and El Salvador.


English-language learners in states belonging to the WIDA consortium have been field-testing new, common-core aligned English-language proficiency assessments in speaking, reading, and writing this spring.


Though many states are expanding their early-childhood programs, immigrant families with young children remain among the least likely to take advantage of them.


Foremost experts on common-core testing supports for English-learners and students with disabilities answered a range of readers' questions.


The measure, if approved, would give California voters a chance to overturn 16-year-old restrictions on bilingual education.


Commissioner of Education Pam Stewart is recommending that Florida join a 35-state consortium known as World-Class Instructional Design and Assessment.


Mexican-American parents in California won the first federal challenge of segregated schools in a case that was decided seven years before the U.S. Supreme Court's landmark ruling in Brown v. Board of Education.


A surge of Latino students in public schools in the last two decades coincided with a retreat from major desegregation efforts in many school districts, researchers argue.


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