West Virginia, Arkansas and Iowa were the states where graduation rates for ELLs topped 80 percent. Less than a third of English-learners in Arizona and Nevada graduated on time.
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October 22, 2015
Analysis shows that students who don't achieve English-proficiency by the time they reach upper elementary are less likely to ever do so
October 07, 2015
Speaking at the Congressional Hispanic Caucus Institute's annual policy conference, U.S. Education Secretary Arne Duncan urged attendees to "fight to give kids a chance in life."
August 25, 2015
During the 2011-12 school year, less than one percent of teachers nationwide identified as American Indian or Alaska Native.
March 14, 2013
A new report outlines the causes, consequences, and possible solutions to the high dropout rates of English-language learners.
June 07, 2012
The Diplomas Count report features profiles of students from the six largest Hispanic heritage groups in the U.S.: Guatemala, Mexico, El Salvador, Cuba, Puerto Rico, and the Dominican Republic.
February 22, 2012
The panel will focus exclusively on how to improve academic achievement for 1.5 million English learners in the state.
February 08, 2012
Questions about higher education, preschool and STEM dominate the discussion.
November 29, 2011
The Council of Great City Schools study shows that Hispanic students face longest odds for high school graduation, college- and career-readiness and other factors that shape their schooling experience.
August 26, 2011
College-age Hispanics are enrolling at increasing rates and other groups show little or no growth, a new report says.