Parents Are Key to Success for English Learners. Here’s How Some Districts Are Helping Immigrant Families Engage With Their Kids’ Schools
Our schools enroll an estimated 1 million undocumented children and many more American-born children of undocumented parents. They are among the 1 in 10 K-12 students who are English learners. Sadly, while many become fluent in both English and their heritage language, just 63 percent of English learners graduate from high school, and most do not go on to college. They are the most underrepresented group in gifted education programs.
Chief Learning Officer
Tackling the Language Skills Gap
Three steps Human Resources and Learning and Development professionals can take to identify language training needs through data analytics and close the language skills gap.
Language Learning Pioneer Welcomes Sales Veteran as Chief Revenue Officer
Anita Absey joins the Voxy executive team to scale data-driven, personalized learning solutions to schools, governments, and corporations across the globe.
The Daily Record
UMD Aims to Improve Foreign Students’ English Skills with New Partnership
As foreign enrollment in graduate programs soars, a new University of Maryland, College Park partnership could allow non-English speaking students to more rapidly matriculate into graduate programs, saving them time and money. The university announced a partnership with Voxy, an electronic English language learning platform, that some foreign students could use to replace English language courses
Voxy Partners with University of Maryland on Language Learning as International Student Population Grows
Personalized, digital curriculum from Voxy applies contextual learning to support English language acquisition and improve academic outcomes.
Inside Higher Ed
University of Maryland Adds Language Platform for International Students
The University of Maryland Graduate School will offer personalized research-based language training to international students in the English Bridge Program via the digital learning platform Voxy.
Profile on Voxy’s English Language Training Solution
Dr. Katie Nielson, Voxy's Chief Education Officer, breaks down how and why English language learning is better with Voxy.
5 Big Challenges Tech Startups Solved in 2017
Last year, the marketplace experienced a rapid influx of philanthropic and public-spirited tech startups. Learn how these tech visionaries worked to solve the world's most complex challenges in 2017.