A Los Angeles judge ruled last fall that the state failed to ensure that districts provided English-language learners with services required under federal law.
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September 14, 2015
September 11, 2015
Miami-Dade joins the District of Columbia, Chicago and a growing number of states in offering the special recognition for students.
August 31, 2015
The Westminster, Calif., school system partnered with California State University-Fullerton's National Resource Center for Asian Languages to develop texts.
August 27, 2015
The complaint alleges that thousands of children are denied adequate special education services because their parents don't speak or read English.
August 26, 2015
Over the next six months, staff will interview school employees and review records and instructional materials to ensure compliance with federally mandated services for English-learners.
August 24, 2015
Arabic is the second-most common foreign language spoken at home in the Houston school district, and the metropolitan region has seen its Arabic-speaking population spike in recent years.
August 14, 2015
The Internationals Network for Public Schools already operates high school campuses in New York City, the San Francisco Bay Area and the Washington area, specializing in English-language learner education.
August 12, 2015
The goal: start a nationwide conversation about the need for investment in foreign language and international education.
August 12, 2015
Despite the policy, there has been some effort to reach out to families who do not speak English as a first language
August 10, 2015
The funds are designed to develop and recruit teachers and support bilingual and STEM education through the arts.