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Celebrating International Education Week 2022

Nov. 14-18, 2022 International Education Week (IEW) is an opportunity to celebrate the benefits of international education and exchange worldwide. This joint initiative of the U.S. Department of Education and the U.S. Department of State...

Long Term Programs Suit Remote Workers

Over the past two years, more and more of our work and school has shifted online. From the workplace, to college, to elementary classrooms, people have embraced the opportunity to work and learn remotely...

California Allocates $10 Million Dual Language Grant

A total of 27 schools and school districts in California have been selected through a competitive grant process...

DACA Reprieve Prompts Calls for Congress to Act

US District Judge Andrew Hanen ruled last month that the current version of Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) can continue temporarily for previously approved applicants but cannot accept new applications. DACA is a federal...

Study Reveals Learning Loss ‘Tornado’

Last month, the Education Recovery Scorecard, a collaboration with researchers at the Center for Education Policy Research at Harvard University (CEPR) and Stanford University’s Educational Opportunity Project, released the first comparable view of district-level...

$120 Million to Support ELL Educators

The U.S. Department of Education’s Office of English Language Acquisition (OELA) recently announced awards of nearly $120 million...

Book Banning Intensifies

Last month’s celebration of Banned Books Week was overshadowed by the announcement by the American Library Association that the number of books challenged in 2022 was already approaching last year’s totals, which were the...

Shine a Light on Bilingualism

The winners were chosen by Renaissance’s RAICES (Respectfully Amplify the Impact of our Culture to Empower and Succeed)...

Vote Against Child Poverty

As we approach the midterm elections in the US, policies and agendas are being debated and scrutinized, but there is one issue on which nearly everyone can agree—the richest nation in the world should...

Washington Plans to Offer Dual Language Ed forAll by 2040

Washington State superintendent for education Chris Reykdal wants to expand dual language education programs in the state so that all school-aged children have access to them by 2040.In August, Reykdal laid out a plan...
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