The proportion of ELLs in Los Angeles scoring proficient in English dipped slightly in 2009 over the previous year.
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May 24, 2010
May 18, 2010
In a policy brief, researchers give recommendations on how to include English-learners appropriately in assessments.
May 14, 2010
Missouri is the latest state to adopt the ACCESS for ELLs test, which is the nation's most popular English-language-proficiency test for K-12 students.
May 14, 2010
The state implemented its new modified English test for English-language learners this spring.
March 25, 2010
Curriculum Matters notes that exclusion rates for English-learners and students with disabilities differ widely from state to state.
March 15, 2010
Rebecca Kopriva, a specialist in ELL testing, will be a presenter in a free Webinar held from 3 p.m. to 4 p.m. Eastern time this Wednesday, March 17.
December 15, 2009
Wyoming joins 20 states and the District of Columbia in adopting an English-language-proficiency test created by the World-Class Instructional Design and Assessment consortium.
November 18, 2009
This coming spring, Tennessee will give its state assessment to English-language learners for the first time in 'simplified English.'
November 05, 2009
The governing board for the National Assessment of Educational Progress will hold a public hearing on Monday about including of English-language learners and students with disabilities on the test.
November 02, 2009
New Mexico has joined 19 states and the District of Columbia in adopting the most popular English-language-proficiency test in the nation, ACCESS for ELLs.