Features

From Deficit-Based to Assets-Based: Breaking Down the Wall One Essential...

This is part two of our series Breaking Down the Wall. View Part 1 here.

Breaking Down the Wall

We approach 2020 with hindsight, insight, and foresight: hindsight in realizing the pervasive inequities that have dominated...

Testing in Place

In 2017, California Assembly Bill (AB) 705, by Assemblymember Jacqui Irwin, was drafted to eliminate placement bias...

Rigorous Reading

Douglas Fisher and Nancy Frey suggest strategies to help students engage with...

Literacy

From Deficit-Based to Assets-Based: Breaking Down the Wall One Essential...

This is part two of our series Breaking Down the Wall. View Part 1 here.

Analysis of State Funding for English Learners

The Education Commission of the States (ECS), an interstate compact on U.S. education policy, has released a new analysis...

Testing in Place

In 2017, California Assembly Bill (AB) 705, by Assemblymember Jacqui Irwin, was drafted to eliminate placement bias...

Free Workshops for Bilingual Parents in California

In February, Californians Together will be hosting two free workshops for Spanish-speaking parents, community members, and parent...

World Language News

Americans Worry Most about their Accents

Study shows Americans are the nationality most concerned about perceptions of their accent and that accents are associated with traits from...

Celebrate International Day of Education

January 24 is the International Day of Education and this year, the theme is "Learning for people,...

Japan Reverses Western Name Order

On January 1, 2020, the western format of given name followed by family name will officially change...

Breaking Down the Wall

We approach 2020 with hindsight, insight, and foresight: hindsight in realizing the pervasive inequities that have dominated...

Resources

Alternativas – Spanish Study Abroad

Instituto Superior de Español (Ecuador)At Instituto Superior de Español (ISE), they believe passionately...

Languages

Singaporeans Urged to Renew Mandarin Learning

Singapore has to acknowledge that it is losing its bilingual competitive edge and put in more effort...

Alternativas – Spanish Study Abroad

Instituto Superior de Español (Ecuador)At Instituto Superior de Español (ISE), they believe passionately...

Dec. 18th is #ArabicLanguageDay

December 18th is World Arabic Language Day and this year's theme is "Arabic Language and Artificial Intelligence."...

Immigrants, Their Languages, and Their Children

Alex Poole presents three modest principles to facilitate familial bilingualismHeadlines like “Majority of...

Professional Development

From Deficit-Based to Assets-Based: Breaking Down the Wall One Essential...

This is part two of our series Breaking Down the Wall. View Part 1 here.

Vista Higher Learning to Host Free Webinar on Jan. 16

Vista Higher Learning will be hosting a free webinar on January 16 at 7:00 p.m. EST. The...

Game-Based Civic Education

Experiential, game-based learning is a fun and engaging way for students to learn. With iCivics games, students...

Getting Transcription Ready

Aydin Adelson makes transcribing fun and constructiveTranscribing audio is one of the most...

Three Ways to Superboost Your SIOP

Continued support after initial professional learning is essential to see gains in student achievement. A report on...