A study commissioned by the U.S. Department of Education provides a detailed look at the nation’s students who are learning English as a new language.
Ten Most Common Language Groups of LEP Students
|Language||Number of LEP Students||Percent of LEP Students|
|Number of LEP Students||Number of Teachers of LEP Students|
Note: The totals for LEP students in the two tables are different because a different number of respondents provided data.
SOURCE: U.S. Department of Education
A version of this article appeared in the January 14, 2004 edition of Education Week as Survey Results