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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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Sources for Language-Learning Funding: Public

You probably know that the vast majority of a school’s funding comes from governmental sources. Federal money tends to filter down through state and local governments, while most local governments…

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Rosetta Stone Helps Global Citizen Year Accomplish Their Mission

What if you could have spent a year between high school and college immersed in a foreign community, accomplishing good works while expanding your world view? Global Citizen Year is…

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Elementary Students Level with High Schoolers in New Immersion Study

In what is thought to be the first research study into the efficacy of immersion learning in foreign languages, students from Palo Alto’s Ohlone Elementary have comparable skills in Mandarin…

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The Growth of Immersion Education and Its Shortage of Teachers

Dual language education programs are seen as a key strategy in both closing the achievement gap for the nation’s ever-growing ELL population as well as making English-speaking students more competitive…

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