Schools are under federal pressure to translate for immigrant families. Here's how one of America's poorest school districts is trying to find a solution.
Has there ever been a time when an education framework for 21st-century competencies was more important?
My young friend Raul came to the USA departing the Dominican Republic five or six years ago and set his sights on going to college. Though it was tempting to relapse into Spanish, he struggled to write in English and continued writing long enough to turn out a good application essay.
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My biggest mistake was seeing my difference as an immigrant and first-generation student as a drawback. I was limiting myself from many opportunities by thinking this way. Instead, I should have looked at this as an admirable quality because it defines who I am today.
The ACLU of New Jersey sued Butler School District in March over an enrollment policy that required parents to provide a
Former Congressman Tom Tancredo told me this week that his idea to sue Metro State University for offering a reduced tuition rate to the children of illegal immigrants is "probably going nowhere."
A surveillance camera at the pool shows 14-year-old Malvrick Donkor climbing into the Manchester City High School pool's
The API is considered the "cornerstone" of the state's high-stakes student accountability system that determines whether
For many immigrants, high tuition costs may still bar their access to a college education. The vast majority of states require