Between 1990 and 2005 the number of immigrants and their children in the United States reached more than 70 million or more than 20&37; of the nation&39;s population. Today educators face significant shifts in the educational landscape. This revised sourcebook supplies educational policy makers and administrators with the information they need to address new challenges in providing children of diverse backgrounds with a quality education.
This new edition of Educating Immigrant Children gives educators contemporary perspectives on immigration by clarifying the current demographic data and its significance for schools. The authors present updated information on the unique needs of im 9781412940948