A columnist from California pokes fun at Arizona education officials' concern about teachers of English-language learners who speak "faulty English."


This latest edition of the English-learning blog carnival has a lot of lesson ideas, and a smattering of education philosophy.


Some school officials in Arizona expect an exodus of immigrant families over the summer because of the state's new immigration-enforcement law.


A lot of long-term English-language learners aren't aware they are identified as an ELL, according to a report released by Californians Together.


Arizona department of education officials deny asking districts to remove any teachers who lack English fluency from classrooms with English-language learners.


New York City's department of education should create a more comprehensive plan for the identificiaton and education of students with interrupted formal schooling, or SIFE.


West Virginia's governor Joe Manchin III, a Democrat, signed yesterday what is believed to be the state's first appropriation of funds targeting English-language learners ever.


The proportion of ELLs in Los Angeles scoring proficient in English dipped slightly in 2009 over the previous year.


Submissions for the next English-Learning Blog Carnival are due May 31.


It will be left up to states to create English-language-proficiency standards to align with the common standards.


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