Exposure to books that reflect urban settings and characters of color are essential to early reading development.

Part of New York's plan includes its effort to update its English language proficiency standards and assessments to line up with the common academic standards.

Undocumented students are already banned from enrolling in the state's most selective campuses

More students whose native language is not English want to be bilingual, biliterate

State's colleges and universities must send out formal reminders to students to pursue legal status.

Declaring English the national language of the U.S. would unify the country, GOP candidates say

Project to boost science achievement for English-language learners is focused on 64 Florida elementary schools.

Karen Cadiero-Kaplan will head up team devoted to improving outcomes for state's large, and growing, English learner population.

A former Los Angeles teacher lays out a series of policies and practices that she believes contribute to the achievement gap between English learners and other students.

Peer reviewers are asking the state to more explicitly explain how it will address the needs of English-language learners.

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