Tag: education

The Health, Education, Labor and Pensions Committee of the United States Senate has released a draft of the new Elementary and Secondary Education Act...

Google Translate, an app that is estimated to perform about one billion translations a day, has officially added two new translation technologies. The Word...

With funding from The Language Flagship at the Defense Language and National Security Education Office (DLNSEO), the American Councils Research Center (ARC), the research...

According to a Sino-American study published recently in the Journal of Neurolinguistics, learning a new language changes your brain network both structurally and functionally. "Learning...

John Carr offers strategies for identifying and serving the growing population of English learners with learning difficulties In the 2012-2013 school year, there were approximately...

Today marks the beginning of the 15th annual International Education Week – an opportunity to celebrate international education and global exchange. This joint initiative of...

Timothy Shanahan reassesses the role of handwriting in literacy development My father, who had no more than an eighth-grade education, wrote in a beautiful Palmer...

A new study shows babies memorize first and last syllables. New research from the journal, Child Development, offers insight into how babies acquire language. The...

Survey says most educators feel unprepared for CCSS, especially ELL teachers. As students return to school from the Summer break and districts scramble to prepare...

Education is the second most important issue to likely U.S. voters according to the latest Reason-Rupe national poll. The economy is the number one issue...