Research

K-12 Educational Outcomes of Immigrant Youth

Report Author: 
Robert Crosnoe and Ruth N. Lopez Turley
Original Date of Publication: 
2011 Apr

K-12 Educational Outcomes of Immigrant Youth (click to view)

The children from immigrant families in the United States make up a historically diverse population, and they are demonstrating just as much diversity in their experiences in the K-12 educational system. 

Source Organization: 
Immigrant Learning Center

Effective Instruction for English Learners

Report Author: 
Margarita Calderon, Robert Slavin and Marta Sanchez
Original Date of Publication: 
2011 Apr

Effective Instruction for English Learners (click to view)

Source Organization: 
Immigrant Learning Center

Early Care and Education for Children in Immigrant Families

Report Author: 
Lynn A. Karoly Gabriella C. Gonzalez
Original Date of Publication: 
2011 Apr

Early Care and Education for Children in Immigrant Families (click to view)

Source Organization: 
Immigrant Learning Center

The Living Arrangements of Children of Immigrants

Report Author: 
Nancy S. Landale, Kevin J. A. Thomas, Jennifer Van Hook
Original Date of Publication: 
2011 Apr

 

The Living Arrangements of Children of Immigrants (click to view)

Children of immigrants are a rapidly growing part of the U.S. child population. Their health, development, educational attainment, and social and economic integration into the nation’s life will play a defining role in the nation’s future.

Source Organization: 
Immigrant Learning Center

Demography of Immigrant Youth: Past, Present and Future

Report Author: 
Jeffrey S. Passel
Original Date of Publication: 
2011 Apr

Demography of Immigrant Youth: Past, Present and Future (click to view)

Jeffrey Passel traces shifts in the youth population over the past hundred years, examines population projections through 2050 and offers some observations about the likely impact of the immigrant youth population on American society.

Source Organization: 
Immigrant Learning Center

Immigrant Children: Introducing the Issue

Report Author: 
Marta Tienda and Ron Haskin
Original Date of Publication: 
2011 Apr

Immigrant Children: Introducing the Issue (click to view)

This introduction to the Spring 2011 issue of the Princeton/Brookings journal "Future of Children" examines the well-being of immigrant children and what might be done to improve their educational attainment, health status, social and cognitive development, and long-term prospects for economic mobility.

Source Organization: 
Immigrant Learning Center

Teaching English Language Learners: What the research does--and does not--say

Report Author: 
Claude Goldenber
Original Date of Publication: 
2008 Aug

Teaching English Language Learners: What the research does--and does not--say (click to view article)

Source Organization: 
Immigrant Learning Center

Children of Immigrants: National and State Characteristics

Report Author: 
Karina Fortuny, Randy Capps, Margaret Simms and Ajay Chaudry
Original Date of Publication: 
2009 Aug

Children of Immigrants: National and State Characteristics (click to view report)

Source Organization: 
Immigrant Learning Center