Minnesota Public Radio features by Mike Zittlow http://minnesota.publicradio.org/about/people/mpr_people_display.php?aut_id=31223 en-us Copyright 2014 Minnesota Public Radio Thu, 18 Sep 2014 21:09:07 -0500 Minnesota Public Radio features by Mike Zittlow http://minnesota.publicradio.org/standard/images/mpr003/logo_mpr.gif http://minnesota.publicradio.org/?refid=0 Ranks of English learners swelling in Minnesota schools Nearly 65,000 English learner students are enrolled in Minnesota schools, representing more than 200 languages. That number has grown rapidly in the past two decades, soaring by 50,000, a 300 percent increase in English learners. http://minnesota.publicradio.orghttp://www.mprnews.org/story/2012/12/13/teaching-minnesota-elloverview?refid=0 Mon, 17 Dec 2012 02:00:00 -0600