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Number of Adult Struggling Readers Reaching Crisis Levels

While education and immigration reform dominates the conversation, one fact goes virtually undiscussed: a significant portion of the American adult population struggles with literacy. The Organization for Economic Cooperation and…

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Free Webinar: Mixing EdTech in the Language-Learning Classroom

Education technology is moving at an incredible pace, including in the field of language learning. There are so many ideas to try that it can be hard to figure out…

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Growing Your Business Requires a Language Strategy

This is a different world for business. Consumption in emerging markets is expected to top $30 trillion in ten years. Accordingly, 71% of business leaders plan to grow their companies…

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EdTech and Traditional Instruction: Mixing It Up [Webinar]

Most educators agree that the use of technology in the classroom can have a positive effect on student learning if used correctly. The trick is figuring out how to best…

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In Oregon, ELLs are Disciplined Disproportionately to English Speakers

In a new study from the Regional Education Laboratory Northwest , English Language Learning students in six districts in Oregon were suspended and expelled at higher rates than their native…

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Learning a Foreign Language Can Positively Affect Decision-Making

Human psychology is full of biases. Some have to be accounted for by researchers while others, once understood, can explain why people think in certain ways. But in daily life,…

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