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Tip sheet for #Latino families: how to get started using your public library http://ow.ly/yYeet #kidlitchat
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Parent tips for summer reading, writing and learning (and how to keep it fun!) http://ow.ly/yUtIr #SummerReading #ells
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The strengths of Latina mothers in supporting their children's education, new report @ChildTrends http://ow.ly/yUpOv #ells
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Walter Dean Myers, whose realistic portrayal of the struggles of youths in the city made him a best-selling children’s book author, and who was an evangelist for literacy and education, died on Tuesday in Manhattan. He was 76.
Mr. Myers, who had a wide following among middle-school boys, wrote realistic and accessible stories about crime, war and life in the streets.
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Whether you're getting ready for a parade or ordering Chinese food, these books about the 4th of July and other important American traditions celebrate our nation's diversity in special ways.
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New on the Common Core and ELLs blog:
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More States Supporting Bilingualism with Special Seals on Diplomas http://ow.ly/yYbYX @educationweek #ells
Biliteracy "seals" that recognize high school graduates with fluency in two or more languages are catching on in more states.
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The strengths of Latina mothers in supporting their children's education, new report @ChildTrends http://ow.ly/yUqFK #ells
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Walter Dean Myers' Second Chance Initiative from Colorin Colorado's sister project, AdLit.org:
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Learn about the holy month of Ramadan from a child's point of view. A number of the books on this Colorin Colorado booklists include glossaries, educational notes, and personal memories from the authors and illustrators.
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From NBC News: Immigration and child advocates say that what's happening at the border bears the same signs of refugee crises that are seen around the world.
Many of the children and families arriving at America’s southern doorstep, overwhelming shelters and navigating an already clogged system, are fleeing unrele...
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Education Week's Lesli Maxwell continues her reporting on the unaccompanied minors crisis that will be affecting schools nationwide in the fall.
From California to Maryland, schools are preparing for an unprecedented increase in the flow of Central American children and youths streaming across the U.S.-Mexico border and arriving alone.
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Colorín Colorado is a free web-based service that provides information, activities and advice for educators and Spanish-speaking families of English language learners (ELLs).