Range of English language learners presents challenges for some

04/1/2013 | District Administration magazine

Schools nationwide are seeing an increase in the number of English language learners, and while most are prepared to meet the needs of native Spanish speakers -- traditionally the largest group of ELLs in schools -- they now are being charged with serving students who speak a range of languages, including Russian, Arabic and Vietnamese. To address some of the challenges associated with this shift, districts are changing standards, focusing on project-based learning and involving parents.

View Full Article in:

District Administration magazine

Published in Brief:

SmartBrief Job Listings for Education

Job Title Company Location
Senior ELL Technical Assistance and Curriculum Specialist (8270)
American Institute for Researcher
Chicago, IL
Technical Assistance Consultant (8336)
Am
Chicago, IL
Technical Assistance Associate (8330)
American Institute for Researcher
Chicago, IL
San Francisco Unified is Accepting Applications for 2015-16!
San Francisco Unified school District
San Frnacisco, CA
San Francisco Unified is Accepting Applications for 2015-16!
San Francisco Unified School District
San Francisco, CA