Published Online: October 22, 2010
Science Grows on Acquiring New Language
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(a) Introduction. (1) The English language proficiency standards in this section outline English language proficiency level descriptors and student expectations for English language lea
Who are English Language Learners?
English language learners (ELLs) are a diverse group of children, but they all face a formidable challenge. Arriving in American schools with little or no English, ELLs must master academic subjects and a new l