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English Language Learners

Education software law written by software vendor raises questions

PHOENIX — State lawmakers are moving to require the state to buy computer programs for English learners with specifications that were written by a company selling the software.

March 08, 2014 12:00 amLoading…

English-learner suit dismissed after 21 years

PHOENIX - Saying the state has done all that is legally required, a federal judge on Friday threw out a 21-year-old lawsuit claiming Arizona does not do enough to ensure all students have an opportunity to learn English.

March 30, 2013 12:00 amLoading…

legislative Briefs

Changes in teaching of English are rejected

March 22, 2013 12:00 amLoading…

English learners could get more help

State education officials agreed Friday to change how they determine if students really know English, to ensure they are not shortchanged of special help.

September 01, 2012 12:00 amLoading…

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