Springdale, Ark., district hopes to lure up to 100 bilingual graduates back as classroom teachers.
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October 10, 2012
September 25, 2012
A new study finds that Illinois' groundbreaking bilingual preschool mandate suffers from a major shortage of properly trained early childhood teachers.
August 28, 2012
Bilingualism helps immigrant children in low-income communities overcome the cognitive challenges that poverty presents, according to a new study.
August 01, 2012
The Empire State joins California to offer high school graduates a special "seal of biliteracy."
July 10, 2012
New York would become the second state in the nation to formally recognize high school graduates who demonstrate proficiency in multiple languages.
July 10, 2012
The three-year-long study will examine the impacts that dual-language immersion programs have on student achievement.
July 02, 2012
Researchers find that non-ELLs benefit even more than their ELL peers in Texas districts where bilingual education is offered.
June 05, 2012
Providing quality early childhood programs for the youngest English-language learners is among a slate of recommendations from the Center for American Progress.
May 24, 2012
The presumptive GOP nominee chose a gathering of Latino small businesspeople to roll out his plans for K-12 and postsecondary education.
May 08, 2012
Gov. Luis Fortuno wants English to become the primary language of instruction in the U.S. territory's public schools.