Reports on ELL/ESOL Education
Issue Brief: Closing the Gap for English Language Learners, Rennie Center, September 2013 

Examines recent policy developments and discuss the implications for the growing populations of ELLs. 


Diverse Children: Race, Ethnicity, and Immigration in America's New Non-Majority GenerationFoundation for Child Development, July 2013 
Examines the significant disparities in the education, economic well-being, and health of children in the U.S. based on their race-ethnicity and whether or not their parents are immigrants. 


Two-Way Bilingual Education in Boston Public Schools: Required Features, Guidelines and RecommendationsThe Mauricio Gastón Institute for Latino Community Development and Public Policy, May 2013
Two-way bilingual (TWB) is an intrinsically equitable educational model which provides children from different linguistic, socio-economic, and racial backgrounds a rigorous, enriching education.  


Implementing the Common Core State Standards for English Learners: The Changing Role of the ESL TeacherTESOL International Association, April 2013
On 14 February 2013, TESOL International Association brought together 30 ESL teachers1 and administrators, education experts, researchers, and thought leaders from Maryland and the District of Columbia to start a conversation on how the Common Core State Standards (CCSS) will change the roles of those who teach English as a second language (ESL). 


Higher Education
Stepping Up for Community Colleges: Building on the Momentum to Improve Student Success in Massachusetts, The Boston Foundation, March 2013 
Efforts to improve outcomes for Massachusetts community college students have accelerated dramatically in recent years. An intensified sense of urgency has united the Governor, the Massachusetts Department of Higher Education, the Legislature, community college leaders, major employers and a number of other stakeholders. Institutions and state agencies have responded with significant innovation and reform. The student success and college completion agenda has begun to get traction as a way to address the pressing needs of both underprepared students and the state’s employers and communities.


Education for Dual Language Learners: Promoting School Readiness and Early School Success, Migration Policy Institute, November 2012
Practices that any teacher can use to support the development of students' home languages and English.

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