- Where Key States Stand on the 'DREAM Act' DebateEducation Week| October 13, 2015
- Dual-Language Programs Are on the Rise, Even for Native English SpeakersThe New York Times| October 13, 2015
- Sandra Cisneros Crosses Borders and Boundaries in 'A House Of My Own'National Public Radio| October 13, 2015
- Marine Biologist Hopes to Inspire Latino KidsNBC Los Angeles| October 09, 2015
Ideas for Families
We’d like to start off the new year by sharing an example for developing text dependent questions for ELLs in the middle grades. We have selected a 6th-8th grade exemplar text in the category of Informational Texts: Science, Mathematics and Technology titled “The Evolution of the Grocery Bag” by Henry Petroski.