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New Column: Trump’s Coalition vs. Kindergarten Diversity

New column at the 74 Million on how today’s kindergartners look nothing like Trump’s voter base.

New Univision article

On what the 2016 presidential election means for U.S. education policy.

New Column at LA School Report

On California’s upcoming ballot initiative to expand bilingual education options.

New US News and World Report Column on Immigration and Education

On how immigration and education debates intersect—and the key way we’re getting them both wrong.

New Papers and Columns

New papers out on how schools in San Antonio (TX), Washington (DC), and Portland’s (OR) David Douglas School District are improving how they serve dual language learners. Companion column at The 74 Million on how No Child Left Behind showed up in our research. Companion column at the Education Post on how it’s time to start scaling good … Continue reading

New Interview at TakePart Media, Tweets with MomsRising

Talking New Orleans and education reform on camera Answering questions on the intersection between early education and bilingual education

NBC News Coverage of New America’s Dual Language Learner National Work Group

Click here to read the story!

New TPM Column and Dual Language Learner Brief

New TPM column on better solutions to child poverty. New policy brief on key priorities for improving how American schools serve dual language learners.

New TPM Column, New Team at New America, Etc

1) I was quoted in a Washington Post story on new federal guidance for English language learners. 2) New TPM column on pre-K as a cure for progressives’ malaise. 3) We launched the Dual Language Learners National Work Group at New America this week. Here’s one of our first posts.

New Papers and Columns

New paper on Minnesota’s reforms to their policies for serving dual language learners. New paper on how states’ reclassification policies create chaos for dual language learners. A new column at the Weekly Wonk about why reclassification policy matters. A new column at Talking Points Memo on education reform and trust.  


July 2020