Dual Language Learners (DLLs) Demographics

These resources provide important demographic information about population and changing trends in Head Start programs. They may be helpful when planning professional development, writing proposals, or advocating for the needs of Head Start children and families.

Children of Immigrants: Economic Well-Being. Chaudry, Ajay and Fortuny, Karina. The Urban Institute. 2010. [PDF, 99KB].

Enrollment by Primary Language of the Family. Office of Head Start Program Information Report. 2008. [PDF, 16KB].

Pre-K and Latinos: The Foundation for America’s Future. Pre-K Now. 2006. [PDF, 540KB].

Primary Language by Head Start Region. Office of Head Start Program Information Report. 2009. [PDF, 408KB].

Young Children of Immigrants: The Leading Edge of America's Future. Fortuny, Karina, Hernandez, Donald J., and Chaudry, Ajay. The Urban Institute. 2010. [PDF, 264KB].

Young English Language Learners: A Demographic Portrait. Hernandez, Donald. J. 2008. [PDF, 324KB].

Dual Language Learners (DLLs) Demographics. HHS/ACF/OHS. 2010. English.

Last Reviewed: May 2010

Last Updated: November 13, 2014