Utah has established a two-tier seal of biliteracy to honor high school students who show proficiency in English and one or more world languages or indigenous languages.
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This article highlights how early learning centers across California are working to meet the needs of diverse ethnic communities.
Analysis finds similar conversation response times across cultures.
Glasgow, Scotland, residents who are new speakers of Gaelic appear to have an accent that varies from the traditional Gaelic.
A New York elementary school located on the territory of the Tuscarora Nation has the tribe's language and culture as part of the school day.
Registration is now open for this annual convention. In 2016 TESOL International Association will celebrate its 50th anniversary in Baltimore, Maryland. CAL is proud to be a sponsor of this event.
CAL is saddened by the passing of Benedict Anderson, a major force in the fields of Nationalism and Southeast Asian studies.
Educators in a Maryland school district are sharing the responsibility of teaching literacy to students across subject areas, including math and science.
This article addresses how immigrant communities create hybrid languages.
Although more than 7,000 languages are spoken globally, some are dying every year and outside forces, such as climate change, could affect the world's most linguistically diverse regions.