Layoffs of bilingual secretaries in several Detroit schools come at a time when the U.S. Department of Education and other organizations have called for districts to redouble their efforts to connect with English-language learner parents.
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A Migration Policy Institute analysis found that Georgia's education reform agenda has not sufficiently addressed the needs of the state's large immigration and English-language learner population.
December 11, 2013
The Carlos Rosario International Public Charter School wins recognition for its success in integrating adult immigrants and English-language learners into the community.
July 11, 2013
Instructional programs for adult English-language learners need a major overhaul, a new report argues.
April 04, 2012
Adult language learners should strive for effective communication without worrying about sounding like native speakers.
August 04, 2010
The enrollment of adults in English-as-a-second-language classes rose modestly in the South from 2005 to 2008, the Southern Regional Education Board says in a report released today.