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MPI Commentaries

MPI Commentaries

Commentary
December 2015
By Delia Pompa

In this commentary, the day before President Obama signs into law the 2015 reauthorization of the federal education statute, the Migration Policy Institute’s new Senior Fellow for Education Policy, Delia Pompa, analyzes the forthcoming law’s reach with respect to English learners (ELs).

Commentary
November 2015
By Julie Sugarman

As flows of young migrant and refugee children increase on both sides of the Atlantic, the demands placed on education systems by newcomer students have never been greater. This commentary addresses the challenges school systems face in building teacher capacity to address the diverse linguistic, academic, and socioemotional needs for newly arrived youth, many of whom have experienced significant disruption.

Recent Commentaries

Commentary
October 2015
By Kathleen Newland
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September 2015
By Elizabeth Collett
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August 2015
By Michael Fix
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January 2015
By Demetrios G. Papademetriou
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December 2014
By Kathleen Newland
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July 2014
By Elizabeth Collett
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April 2014
By Marc R. Rosenblum and Doris Meissner
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January 2014
By Elizabeth Collett