Excellent data, research-based: https://www.acf.hhs.gov/sites/default/files/opre/lesaux_nonie.pdfread
Center for applied Linguistics http://www.cal.org/
Find them all in one place at NCLA: National Clearinghouse for English Language Acquisition (NCELA) at http://www.ncela.us/. Find there, among many other things, the Newcomer Toolkit
Check for your state’s status: http://www.npr.org/sections/ed/2017/02/23/512451228/5-million-english-language-learners-a-vast-pool-of-talent-at-risk
Good data and statistics
Professional News and Events by the The National Clearinghouse for English Language Acquisition (NCELA)17/04/2017
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District Administration magazine
School Library Journal
Migration Policy Institute
National Council of State Title III Directors (NCSTIIID), 2017 Annual NCSTIIID Meeting, May 16–17, 2017, North Hollywood, CA. The first day of the meeting will be dedicated to Title III and EL staff at both the state and local levels, with joint meetings in the morning and the afternoon breakouts separated by SEAs and LEAs. The second day will be a half-day joint meeting with the Council of Great City Schools.
Center for Applied Linguistics, Dual Language Education Fundamentals Workshops. April 25, 2017, Ft. Lauderdale, FL, or April 27, 2017, Charlotte, NC. Learn the fundamentals of dual language education from experts in the field.
Pearson, SIOP Institute® I, May 11–13, 2017, Austin, TX. Join SIOP® author MaryEllen Vogt and SIOP® trainer Francheska Figueroa to learn how to effectively implement the SIOP® Model.
WestEd, Quality in Teaching English Learners Summer Institutes, July 10-17, 2017, San Francisco, CA. Registration is open for six distinct summer institutes.
BUENO Center for Multicultural Education, From the Past and into the Future: Equity, Justice and Diversity (Summer Institute 2017), July 19–20, 2017, Boulder, CO. This two-day institute addresses culturally and linguistically diverse education.
National Clearinghouse for English Language Acquisition (NCELA), Silver Spring, MD, seeks new Director. NCELA—a project of the U.S. Department of Education, administered by the Office of English Language Acquisition (OELA)—welcomes applicants who have demonstrated leadership and content expertise in EL education, grades pre-K through 12, and have significant project management experience.
Kent School District, Kent, WA, is seeking applicants for multiple Dual Language Teacher positions for the 2017-18 school year.
Madison Metropolitan School District (MMSD), Madison, WI, is seeking applicants for bilingual positions. Visit www.mmsd.org/jobs, then click ‘View Jobs’ to view open positions.
University of Missouri, Columbia, MO, is hiring for a non-tenure-track Assistant Teaching Professor (Job ID 22118) in the TESOL program starting fall 2017.
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A must-read publication!
A treasure chest of data!
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- Current and Historical Numbers and Shares
- Demographic, Educational, and Linguistic Characteristics
- Immigrant Population Change Over Time: Top States
- Mexican Immigrants
- Health Insurance Coverage
- Workforce Characteristics
- Children with Immigrant Parents
- Permanent Immigration
- Temporary Admission
- Refugees and Asylum Seekers
- Unauthorized Immigrants
- Immigration Enforcement
- Naturalization Trends
- Visa Backlogs