Mark and Charlie's Blog

Blog > Mark and Charlie's Blog > Test scores highlight struggles of students who don’t speak English

Test scores highlight struggles of students who don’t speak English

The Austin school district has revamped the way it teaches elementary students who can’t speak or understand English, but after five years, test scores in most grades have shown little or no improvement.

This year some of the numbers got even worse as the state ratcheted up its expectations on English fluency tests, a decline that was recorded in nearly every district in Central Texas.

READ MORE http://www.statesman.com/news/news/local-education/test-scores-highlight-struggles-of-students-who-do/ngQXg/

Other Articles You May Like

The presidential campaigns of Texas Sen. Ted Cruz and Ohio Gov. John Kasich announced late Sunday that they were...
A Dallas County grand jury is expected to indict former NFL quarterback Johnny Manziel on Tuesday on a charge of...
A married Oregon pet shop worker went through some monkey business to pay for a prostitute. In some primitive...
Senator Ted Cruz and Gov. John R. Kasich of Ohio have agreed to coordinate in future primary contests in a last-...
The U.S. plans to send up to 250 additional military personnel to Syria to help local forces fighting Islamic...