Researchers say students learning English need more small groups and live instruction, so they can practice speaking and listening.
An Education Trust–West report highlights successful strategies some California districts implemented to improve English learners' performance in math.
Study of 24 states shows California's math and English language arts standards are rigorous and are focused on college and career-readiness.
Gabriela Orozco Gonzalez, a teacher in the Los Angeles area, discusses Common Core lessons, teacher collaboration, testing and educating English learners.
Reviews of math and English language arts materials, along with a list of materials recommended by the California Board of Education, are available online.