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English Learners Prioritized Under New Federal Education Law

The Every Student Succeeds Act, or ESSA, directs more attention to English Language Learners. This new federal education law replaced No Child Left Behind last December, and it could mean a big change for ELL students and the schools that educate them. One ESSA provision dictates states move English learner instruction from Title III, the program it used […]

Frankfort’s English Learner Teachers Scramble For Resources

Frankfort teacher Anne Lanum works with English learner students.

The English learner population is growing across the Midwest, as more immigrants settle in smaller towns, and Indiana is currently seeing an increase of students needing to learn English at a higher rate than the rest of the country. While most schools struggle to meet the needs of students who don’t speak English, this challenge is especially […]

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