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May 26, 2011

Obama Chose Two ELL Experts for Hispanic Education Commission

Two experts on ELLs are among the commissioners appointed to the President's Advisory Commission on Educational Excellence for Hispanics.

May 25, 2011

UPDATED: Bipartisan Team Reintroduces Troops to Teachers Bill

A bipartisan team has reintroduced a bill to expand eligibility for the Troops to Teachers credentialing program.

May 25, 2011

NCTQ Publishes ESEA Recommendations

The National Council on Teacher Quality unveils teacher-quality proposals for the next iteration of the No Child Left Behind Act.

May 16, 2011

President's Commission on Hispanic Ed. to Meet in May

President Obama has carried through on his promise to set up an advisory commission on Hispanic education.

May 16, 2011

Federal English-Learner Office Reaches Out to Districts

The leaders of the office of English-language acquisition of the U.S. Department of Education are working hard to raise awareness about the needs of ELLs within the department and to build links with school districts across the nation, I gathered from an interview Friday.

May 05, 2011

1 Percent Means 1 Percent, Except When There's an Exception

For years, the U.S. Department of Education has allowed Ohio to count more than 1 percent of the test scores of students with severe cognitive disabilities who take alternate exams as passing when calculating adequate yearly progress, or AYP.

May 03, 2011

It's Hard to Get A Handle on Federal ELL Policy

A report on Latino education contains four paragraphs about English-language learners.

May 02, 2011

'National Conversations' on ELLs Set for May 9 and 10

The last round of "national conversations" on the education of English-language learners is scheduled for May 9 and 10 in New York City and Charlotte, N.C.

April 28, 2011

Ed. Department's Report on ELLs to Congress is a Year Late

The U.S. Department of Education is a year and two months past the deadline stated in the No Child Left Behind Act to submit to Congress a two-year evaluation of programs for English-language learners backed with federal funds.

April 25, 2011

Education Secretary Answers Teachers' Special Ed. Questions

Education Secretary recently answered questions from special education teachers all over the country who wanted to know about performance pay, funding, testing, and more.

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