Monday, January 20, 2020

U.S. Sees Increase In English Fluency Among Hispanics

Hispanics in the U.S. are speaking more English than at any other time according to a report published by the Pew Research Center. The study found a significant increase in the number of Hispanics using English, not only in professional and school settings, but in the home as well. With some 68% of Hispanics in […]

Federal Investigations Conclude Arizona is Violating Civil Rights Act

Arizona has discriminated against students who are English language learners (ELL’s), according to two separate federal investigations.  The violations under the 1964 Civil Rights Act could lead to a loss of federal funding for education in Arizona. Thousands of students were reclassified by the Arizona Department of Education as proficient in English though tests proved […]