The Answer Sheet: arizona and english language learners


Posted at 02:51 PM ET, 07/08/2010

Studies question Arizona’s policy on English learners

Nine new studies released today show how poorly English learners are faring in Arizona.

By Valerie Strauss  |  02:51 PM ET, 07/08/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  English language learners, English language learners | Tags:  arizona and english language learners, arizona education policies, civil rights project at ucla, civil rights projects, new studies on arizona

Posted at 11:00 AM ET, 06/08/2010

Teachers council blasts Arizona policy on accents

The National Council of Teachers of English has finally issued a condemnation of a policy in Arizona in which teachers who speak English with a heavy accent or exhibit poor grammar are being removed from classes for students still learning English.

By Valerie Strauss  |  11:00 AM ET, 06/08/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Teachers | Tags:  arizona, arizona audits teachers with accents, arizona teachers, ell learners in arizona, english language learners in arizona, national council of teachers of english, teachers, teachers with accents