English Language Learners

Video: How Does Dyslexia Play Out in Different Languages?

Is dyslexia the same in English as it is in, say, Chinese? Watch this video to hear about the latest…

7 Questions About Testing English Language Learners for Learning Disabilities

English language learners are less likely than native English speakers to get an accurate and timely…

Are IEPs Different for English Language Learners?

Each IEP is uniquely designed to fit a student's individual needs, but some features are commonly in…

4 Challenges of English Language Learners Who Learn and Think Differently

Read about the unique challenges of English language learners (ELLs) with learning and attention iss…

Checklist: 10 Things Your ELL’s School Needs to Know

To help your English language learner (ELL), the school needs to understand your child's language ba…

Will the School Provide a Translator at an IEP Meeting If I Need One?

If you don't speak English well, you may want a translator at your child's IEP meeting. An expert ex…

Terms Related to English Language Learners

Many terms are used to refer to students who are English language learners. Find out what common ter…

FAQs About Bilingualism and Dyslexia

Dyslexia can often be missed in kids who speak more than one language. Here are answers to common qu…