Spotlight on English-Language Learners

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English-Language Learners


The Education Week Spotlight on English-Language Learners is a collection of articles hand-picked by our editors for their insights on how districts are building workforces that mirror their student bodies, how educators are supporting ​ELLs with disabilities, and how parental fluency affects a student’s chance for success in school.

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Districts try "grow your own" programs to build an educator workforce that mirrors their changing student body.
September 18, 2019 – Education Week

Many English-learners and students with disabilities spend lots of time in the general education classroom, and yet teachers there often lack training in how to meet their needs
May 15, 2019 – Education Week

How does the lack of fluency in English impact a student's chance for success in school? And what can we learn from new nationwide data on parental fluency?
January 22, 2020 – Education Week

By focusing on ELL students’ strengths and not their deficits, teachers can help their students thrive, writes one veteran teacher.
August 1, 2018 – Education Week

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