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Lily Visits Del Valle Elementary School in El Paso, TX [Video]

The president of the National Education Association on Friday told students at Del Valle Elementary School that she would tell President Barack Obama that more dual-language teachers are needed… “This is the only country in the world that thinks (students) knowing only one language is good,” Garcia said. More…

Department of Education photos by Joshua Hoover

This Testing Obsession Isn’t Getting Us Anywhere

“What they’re facing is this onslaught of tests that people are just twisting in knots, trying to hit some score on a standardized test, because if you don’t have your quota of kids that hit the cut score, someone gets punished,” Lily Eskelsen García told Fox 13 News in Salt Lake City, Utah.