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Dual Language Education

By Dual Language School Team
November 15, 2017
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Thank you to all who participated in our Dual Language Schools California survey. For those who missed our presentation at La Cosecha in Albuquerque, New Mexico, here are the survey findings. Thank you to CABE for sponsoring such an important project.

If you would like to download the results as a PDF, please click...

By Dual Language School Team
November 14, 2017
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3 Min. Read


By: Dr. Bill Rivers, Executive Director of Joint National Committee for Languages

Last month, I promised to talk about grass-roots support for Dual Language Immersion. That's a dangerous promise for me to give, and for you to believe: almost nothing signifies cultural identity and belonging more than language, and the support for Dual Language runs into identity at full tilt.

If I tell you that my father's ancestors spoke French, and that on occasion I heard my...

By Dual Language School Team
November 02, 2017
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3 Min. Read


By: David Rogers

and believe in their hearts that an education in two languages is a right and not just an option, for students and their families.

These are exciting times for Dual Language Education, as we see more and more school districts around the country committing to the strengthening and expansion of K-12 Dual Language Education. Motivations for this growth in DLE programs range from a...

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By Dual Language School Team
August 04, 2017
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2 Min. Read

Interested in starting a Dual Language program but don’t know what to do?  "Dual Language School Guide to Start a Successful Dual Language Immersion Program" is going through a revision in 2017 with the latest information to start a Dual Language Program. The updated version of the guide is more interactive as the chapters all direct you to a forum where you can interact with other School Administrators. We invite you to utilize the forum where you can share your experiences with your...

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By Dual Language School Team
April 26, 2017
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3 Min. Read

Hiring quality bilingual/dual language teachers is a competitive feat for any school leader but the increasing values of biliteracy, bilingualism and biculturalism in today's world means competition is getting more and more fierce. Here are five innovative approaches schools can use to find bilingual/dual language teachers.

1 Create partnerships with universities to offer certification

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