Insight and analysis from New America's Education Policy program
August 16, 2017
Two new reports from New America highlight the need for more accurate, meaningful data on English learner outcomes.
August 14, 2017
ESSA provides new benefits for English learners, but individual state laws and policies could hinder the implementation of these provisions.
August 2, 2017
A look at how Colorado's Teacher of the Year leverages social and emotional learning to improve outcomes for her English learner students
July 14, 2017
Aligning literacy standards with science instruction promotes language learning for ELs, as some districts in California have found.
July 7, 2017
Are DLLs underserved in early childhood education? One study finds that there are nuanced differences within the group.
June 28, 2017
The ACT has announced new testing accommodations for English Learners. How will these accommodations be implemented?
June 15, 2017
Why are parents of English Learners less likely to participate in their children's education? What can be done to engage these parents?
June 9, 2017
English Learners are disproportionately represented in special education. What does this imbalance mean?
June 8, 2017
More immigrants are settling in the Southeast. What are the implications for equity in PreK-12 English learner education?
May 16, 2017
Dual language learners' native languages are academic assets. How do they support DLLs' growth and success?
May 12, 2017
2017 California New America Fellow Kyle Halle-Erby describes his work to help forge college and career pathways for his EL students.