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California’s English Learner Students

By Laura Hill

English Learner (EL) students in California's schools are numerous and diverse, ... of the students in California's public schools are English Learners.


English Learners in California Schools

By Christopher Jepsen, Shelley de Alth

Given that proficiency in English is vital to success not only in academic subjects but also in the workforce, both state and federal policymakers consider ...


English Learner Trajectories and Reclassification

By Julian Betts, Laura Hill, Karen Bachofer, Joseph Hayes ...

Nearly 40% of California's K–12 students are current or former English Learners, and California is now standardizing the policies that will define English ...

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Video: Academic Progress for English Learners

By Mary Severance

Jan 31, 2019 ... Almost half of these students are considered English Learners (ELs), in need of language and academic support to succeed in school.

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Helping English Learners Succeed

By David Lesher

May 12, 2014 ... A major overhaul last year of the way schools are funded now assigns more money for every student identified as an English Learner. This year, ...

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English Learners and the New State Tests

By Laura Hill, Iwunze Ugo

Apr 26, 2016 ... California's K–12 students struggled on the new statewide Smarter Balanced assessments (SBAC) last year. The results highlight the ...