Published Online: March 31, 2015
Published in Print: April 1, 2015, as Ed. Dept. Pledges Focus On Language-Learners

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Ed. Dept. Pledges Focus on Language-Learners

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The U.S. Department of Education says it is developing a strategy to elevate the national focus on English-language learners, the nation's fastest-growing student population.

The plan, which touches on topics ranging from parent engagement to teacher preparation, is a "framing guideline for how we want to think about English-learners across different levels of the organization," said Libia Gil, the head of the U.S. Department of Education's Office of English Language Acquisition.

Vol. 34, Issue 26, Page 5

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