• Keeping up with Missouri's Growing LEP Population 

    Sengsavanh, Sita (University of Missouri - Columbia Institute of Public Policy, 2005-07)
    Immigration is growing in areas that have not previously experienced immigrant populations. This trend, coupled with requirements of the No Child Left Behind Act (NCLB), introduces new challenges to school districts across ...
  • Missouri's Growing Immigrant Population and Implications for School Districts 

    Sengsavanh, Sita (University of Missouri - Columbia Institute of Public Policy, 2005-07)
    Missouri has experienced considerable growth in immigration, and this trend is reflected in the growth of Limited English Proficient (LEP) students. There has been steady growth of LEP students in Missouri over the past ...