The legislation would do more to hold all schools, not just those with significant ELL enrollments, accountable for the education of non-native English speaking students.
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December 02, 2015
November 13, 2015
A four-year study finds English-learners and native English speakers in Portland, Ore., alike improved significantly in bilingual schools.
November 12, 2015
An annual report card from a private language-instruction company ranks the English language skills of adults in 70 countries.
November 09, 2015
A focus on students' deficits can lead to unequal access to meaningful content, two new reports argue.
October 30, 2015
The New American Foundation's Dual Language Learners Work Group takes a look at efforts in three cities to support the development of young dual-language learners.
October 26, 2015
The Migration Policy Institute report painted a picture of teachers and their students with limited or no formal education struggling to bridge cultural and language gaps.
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 20, 2015
The guide should help school leaders support children "regardless of actual or perceived immigration status," wrote Education Secretary Arne Duncan.
October 16, 2015
Local school districts have felt the "most visible and immediate impact" of the surge of unaccompanied minors, a report from the Migration Policy Institute argues.
October 12, 2015
More than 130,000 of the nation's K-12 English-language learners are black, according to a new report.