Tim Kaine, a Virginia Democrat, makes speech in Spanish calling for the passage of comprehensive immigration reform.
The nation's most ELL-rich school district continues to roll out its latest plan to raise achievement for students who are still learning English.
More schools would be held accountable for the performance of English-learners under the provisions of a bill to reauthorize the federal education law.
The U.S. Secretary of Education calls the home languages of English-learners assets for educators to build on.
Republican Gov. Brian Sandoval is the first Nevada governor to propose additional spending on the state's English-language learners.
The U.S. Department of Education is reviewing, for a second time, whether it followed federal contracting rules in a competition for a $1.5 million contract to manage the National Clearinghouse for English-Language Acquisition.
Young Asian immigrants who were brought illegally to the United States as children have launched a social media campaign to raise the profile of undocumented Asian youths in the broader debate over immigration reform.
Researchers recommend expansion of dual-language development in early-childhood programs in a new research review out today.
In the current version of bipartisan legislation to reform the nation's immigration system, the youngest undocumented children would have to wait as long as their parents to seek a path to citizenship.
The numbers of undocumented children crossing into the United States alone has tripled since 2008, even as the number of adult immigrants entering illegally has fallen sharply.