English for Speakers of Other Languages

As the number of students who do not speak English increases, some schools are relying more on their English for Speakers of Other Languages to keep those students from falling behind. In Spartanburg, South Carolina,the  number of ESOL students had increased,...

Drugs for ADHD May Interfere With Sleep

A new analysis of prior research suggests that drugs for ADHD may interfere with sleep. Stimulant medication prescribed for attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) may be a cause of sleep problems in children with ADHD.  An analysis of nine previous studies...

Bilingual Parent Program

A bilingual parent program is being considered by one school district to offer English language instruction for the Spanish speaking parents of students. The program offered by Fairmont School District 89 in cooperation with Joliet Junior College would need at least...