The Administration for Children and Families (ACF), within the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) is responsible for federal programs that promote the economic and social well-being of families, children, individuals, and communities.
Resources and information from the U.S. Office of Refugee Resettlement, a U.S. Department of Health and Human Services agency.
A national network of 10 U.S. resettlement agencies offering assistance to refugee families.
U.S.A. Learns is a free Web site for adults to learn English and improve their basic reading, writing, speaking, and life skills. It offers online video courses by topic, essential vocabulary, and assessment tools.
IDEA is a network of UCLA scholars and students, professionals in schools and public agencies, advocates, community activists, and urban youth.
This article describes some strategies used by two kindergarten teachers to communicate verbally and nonverbally.
Language proficiency standards from World-class Instructional Design and Assessment (WIDA) that incorporate easy to understand benchmarks and connections with content learning.
Understood is a comprehensive resource for parents of kids with learning & attention issues that provides clear answers, simple tools, & ongoing support.
The UN Refugee Agency's website.
Information on child refugees from the UN.