With the demand for bilingual educators on the rise, a new report explores the kinds of hurdles that make it difficult for multilingual classroom aides to make the transition to becoming teachers.
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January 24, 2017
January 23, 2017
The White House press secretary says President Trump will focus on immigrants who have overstayed their visas and those with criminal records, not the young people known as DREAMers.
January 20, 2017
The educators fear that students, teachers, and others who work in education, would face immediate deportation.
December 22, 2016
The most popular 2016 blog posts included the Every Student Succeeds Act's impact on ELLs and research on the academic achievement of English-learners.
December 08, 2016
The president-elect offered no details on a plan that could affect the lives of more than 700,000 young undocumented immigrants.
December 01, 2016
An Arizona-based WestEd study found that long-term English-language learners struggled to graduate within four years of entering 9th grade.
November 30, 2016
A federal investigation found that the East Hartford, Conn., school system failed to provide adequate language services to parents and guardians with limited English skills.
November 30, 2016
Immigration advocates worry that the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals policy could be a target of the Trump administration's plan to crack down on illegal immigration.
November 11, 2016
Schools across the nation have offered counseling and support for anxious students in the aftermath of president-elect Donald Trump's victory.
November 02, 2016
Mired in controversy, a district takes steps to repair its rapport with immigrant students and their families.