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English Language Learners

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East Williamsburg »

Japanese first lady Akie Abe observed classes at P.S. 147 Isaac Remsen after donating $30,000.

Eastchester »

Even Chancellor Fariña has expressed concern about excessive testing of English Language Learners.  

Upper West Side »

Olga Ilyashenko and Julia Stoyanovich want their kids to maintain the Russian they have already learned.

Fort George »

The schools chief said parents should buy the language teaching material for their kids.

Upper West Side »

Dual language programs are on the rise in the city's schools. Here's what you need to know about them.

Prospect Heights »

Thirty staff members say they will not administer a test Thursday meant to inform teacher evaluations.

Flushing »

Changes to the gifted and talented exam put children of immigrants at a disadvantage, experts said.

Upper West Side »

The program would pair volunteers with struggling ELL students to boost their confidence in English.

Washington Heights »

Few uptown kids who are learning English as a second language passed the Common Core tests.

Jackson Heights »

Some schools in the neighborhood have adopted strong dual-language programs.

Washington Heights »

Dozens of parents and advocates marched outside of P.S. 132 Juan Pablo Duarte on Dec. 14.

Sunset Park »

Residents and community leaders are aiming to promote diversity at the Park Slope school.