Cultural & Linguistic Diversity Resources

• The National Center for Education Statistics’ Common Core of Data

http://nces.ed.gov/ccd/quickfacts.asp

Information about diversity in schools nationwide, about schools in your state, or about specific schools in a district. This website also has information designed to help students understand their schools.

The National Association of Bilingual Education

http://www.nabe.org/

An organization concerned with the quality of education received by students whose native language is not English.

TESOL (Teachers of English to Speakers of Other Languages)

http://www.tesol.org

Provides news and links regarding the fastest-growing sector of school-aged children-those who come from non-English-speaking backgrounds.

The Family Village -A Global Community of Disability Related Resources

http://www.familyvillage.wisc.edu/index.htmlx

Provides online information about specific disabilities, adaptive products, and education with resources for people with disabilities of African American, Latino, Native American, and Asian American backgrounds.