News Harvard EdCast: Schools and Immigrant Students Posted May 8, 2013 By Matt Weber By 2040, more than 30 percent of students in the United States will be immigrants or the children of immigrants. In Portraits of Promise, from Harvard Education Press, author Michael Sadowski, Ed.M.'95, Ed.D.'05, explores what and who in schools can help these students achieve success, through the stories of the ultimate experts—successful newcomer students themselves.In this edition of the EdCast, Sadowski discusses his book and shares insight into the perspective and voices of successful immigrant students from across the country.About the Harvard EdCast The Harvard EdCast is a weekly series of podcasts, available on the Harvard University iTunes U page, that features a 15-20 minute conversation with thought leaders in the field of education from across the country and around the world. Hosted by Matt Weber, the Harvard EdCast is a space for educational discourse and openness, focusing on the myriad issues and current events related to the field. News The latest research, perspectives, and highlights from the Harvard Graduate School of Education Explore All Articles Related Articles Ed. Magazine Harvard EdCast: Schools and Immigrant Students EdCast The History of History EdCast Culturally Disruptive Practices?