Latino middle schoolers who completed "values affirmation" assignments during one school year earned higher grades and reported less adversity than peers who did not.
The state, which recently wrote and adopted new English-language proficiency standards, did not want to wait on other states to catch up.
The U.S. Department of Education will announce a new contract award for the National Clearinghouse of English-Language Acquisition later this month.
A U.S. District judge approved a plan for reducing discrimination and achieving greater racial balance in Tucson schools in a long-running desegregation case.
A state court judge in Texas ruled that state funding is not keeping pace with the educational needs of English-language learners and low-income children and needs an overhaul.
The Denver district, under a federal court order for decades to provide an equal and adequate education to English-learners, is drawing fire from some school board members over its plans to improve instruction and services for ELLs.
In calling for a pathway to citizenship for as many as 11 million unauthorized immigrants, the president also welcomed a bipartisan immigration reform plan from a group of U.S. senators.
President Barack Obama is set to unveil his plan for comprehensive immigration reform in a speech in Las Vegas tomorrow.
A weekly Twitter chat connects teachers of English-language learners to discuss, debate, and advise one another on numerous topics.
The civil rights organization is demanding that the state education agency order 251 school districts to provide English-language acquisition services to more than 20,000 English-language learners.