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Applying the Right Technology for English Language Learners

Matthew Lynch, Ed.D. | Posted 08.21.2014 | Education
Matthew Lynch, Ed.D.

There are numerous barriers in place when it comes to the instruction of English Language Learners (ELLs) in America's K-12 schools. There is the obvi...

ELL Parents: Forcing Change and Fighting to Be Heard Within Our U.S. School System!

Laura Wellington | Posted 06.09.2014 | Education
Laura Wellington

Only in America can taking 36th place award you a grand prize of $71 billion dollars. But that's where we are folks. According to the 2012 Program For...

Language Barriers: The New Segregation?

Matthew Lynch, Ed.D. | Posted 01.24.2014 | Latino Voices
Matthew Lynch, Ed.D.

The practice of placing students in talented and gifted programs is viewed by some as being inherently unfair. After all, who determines what is consi...

MALDEF Wins Case Against Texas

VOXXI | Hope Gillette | Posted 02.06.2013 | Latino Voices

The Mexican American Legal Defense and Educational Fund (MALDEF) has won a pivotal court case against the State of Texas regarding inadequate school f...

You Don't Have to Deny the Arts To Succeed: MS223 in The South Bronx, a 2010 Intel School of Distinction

Richard Kessler | Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts
Richard Kessler

Ramon Gonzalez and his faculty at MS223 have managed to take time from test prep for reading and math to build in exchange for a quality arts program,...

Charter Schools Fail Immigrants

Carolyn Sattin-Bajaj | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Carolyn Sattin-Bajaj

Why is there a glaring mismatch between charter school enrollments and the growing English language learner population?