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May 31, 2011

A Free Webinar on Teaching Science to English-Learners

The National Clearinghouse for English Language Acquisition is hosting a free webinar on how to teach science to English-language learners on June 7, 3:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. Eastern time.

May 24, 2011

When Administrators Don't Understand Needs of ELLs...

Over at the Teacher channel, educators are giving advice to a teacher of English-language learners on how to work within some constraints provided administrators that don't seem to show an understanding of the needs of such students.

March 29, 2011

Will a New Reading Program Improve ELLs' Literacy in L.A.?

Officials in the Los Angeles Unified School District say a new reading program will address the needs of English-language learners.

January 20, 2011

Tucson School Board Won't Join Ethnic-Studies Lawsuit

The school board of the Tucson Unified school district won't join a lawsuit filed in federal court by Tucson teachers challenging the constitutionality of a new state law banning courses that promote solidarity among a particular ethnic group.

January 05, 2011

Tucson Officials Back the Continued Teaching of Ethnic Studies

Officials of Tucson Unified School District say they support the continued teaching of Mexican-American studies in their district.

November 09, 2010

Arne Duncan Honors History Teacher of Immigrant Kids

U.S. Secretary of Education honored a history teacher from Salt Lake City who received the Preserve America National History Teacher of the Year Award

November 08, 2010

Webinar Today: How an 'i3' Grant Will Boost 'Success for All'

A free Webinar about an 'i3' grant for expansion of the Success for All reading program is scheduled for today from 1 p.m. to 2 p.m., Eastern time.

October 21, 2010

Lawsuit Calls Ariz. Ethnic-Studies Ban Unconstitutional

Ten teachers and the director in the Mexican-American Studies Department at Tucson Unified School District in Arizona filed a lawsuit in federal court earlier this week challenging a law that targets ethnic studies in the state's public schools.

October 19, 2010

Teachers Set To Sue Over Arizona's Ethnic Studies Ban

Teachers are poised to file a lawsuit challenging Arizona's law that targets the teaching of ethnic studies in public schools.

September 30, 2010

Well-Known ELL Expert Says Simplified Texts Are a Problem

A respected researcher on English-language learners, Lily Wong Fillmore, gave an impassioned plea at a conference this week for schools not to dumb down texts for English-language learners.

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