Linguistically Diverse Learners and the NYS Next Generation P-12 Learning Standards
A Series of Topic Briefs Produced for the New York State Education Department by Nonie K. Lesaux, Ph.D. & Emily Phillips Galloway, Ed.D.
The New York State Education Department (NYSED) is pleased to present to you a series of eight topic briefs produced for NYSED by Nonie K. Lesaux, Ph.D. from Harvard University & Emily Phillips Galloway, Ed.D. from Vanderbilt University. These briefs are designed to aid New York State educators in implementing the NYS Next Generation Learning Standards; complement and support the Next Generation Standards and related documents; offer an expansion and deeper explanation of concepts embedded in the Standards, Introduction, and Preface; and provide additional guidance to the field particularly in settings serving linguistically diverse learners.