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Teaching Dual Language

7 Tips to Develop Leadership in Your Dual Language Students
By Dual Language School Team
Febrero 09, 2018
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Every Dual Language student, despite their age, gender, race or any form of orientation has the potential to be a great leader. While it's true that some students may exhibit more traits associated with good leadership, the truth is any student's leadership ability can be groomed and nurtured. There is no better place to start grooming and nurturing a student's leadership skills than Dual Language school. Dual Language Teachers bear a great responsibility of building the...

Marylou Escobar and Class
By Dual Language School Team
Febrero 08, 2018
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7 Min. Read


When we review applicants for the Dual Language Teacher of the Month award, we often review what their colleagues, students, and superiors have to say about them. Our February Teacher of the Month, Marylou Escobar, stood out because of the care, generosity, and passion for her profession that her peers so clearly identify. Angela Palmeri, our first Dual Language Teacher of the Month, nominated Marylou for her excellence. Marylou is the co-founder of the Spanish Dual...

Bill Rivers
By Dual Language School Team
Febrero 05, 2018
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4 Min. Read


Reading José Medina's December 18 column on duallanguageschools.org made me very angry, he and I are almost the same age, but have had vastly different experiences. In my mind's eye, I can still remember Holly Ridge ES in Denver Colorado, and Mrs. Louise Bell's class, where nobody suffered what José...

By Dual Language School Team
Febrero 02, 2018
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4 Min. Read


1. Aim High

Ambition is a virtue found in all successful people. You have to set high targets both for yourself and for your students. For instance, dual language teachers can set a goal to increase the number of hours they spend giving extra lessons to students who are more familiar with the partner language. If you raise your expectations for your students, it may inspire them to work harder.

2. Motivate the Disadvantaged...

Teacher Leading Student To Success
By Dual Language School Team
Febrero 02, 2018
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3 Min. Read

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1. Aim High

Ambition is a virtue found in all successful people. You have to set high targets both for yourself and for your students. For instance, dual...

By Dual Language School Team
Febrero 01, 2018
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4 Min. Read


A Latina filmmaker and cultural storyteller, Denise Soler Cox is dedicated to helping individuals, organizations and companies transform how we experience culture, identity, and belonging. She's built a reputation for being a speaker who has the rare ability to shine a light on a sensitive and often ignored topic, with extraordinary clarity, honesty, and humor. Her approach not only inspires and provokes new ways of thinking but most importantly leaves audiences inspired to...

By Dual Language School Team
Enero 30, 2018
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5 Min. Read


Please tell us a bit about your background.

I was born and raised in Puerto Rico. I came to California over 30 years ago to get my Masters' degree in Communications/PR/Journalism from Pepperdine University. I worked in Public Relations for a long time and then began writing...

By Dual Language School Team
Enero 25, 2018
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4 Min. Read


Escrito por: Luz María León (padre líder de CLA)

Ser bilingüe es permitir que el cerebro de nuestros hijos trabaje efectivamente en sus dos hemisferios, es mostrar orgullo de tus raíces culturales y reconocer el valor que...

By Dual Language School Team
Enero 23, 2018
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4 Min. Read


I had to make a decision, I didn't like the idea of performing in night clubs at night and then doing community-based performances during the day. I felt that there was a huge conflict, but it also represented the conflict that I was going through as a person and as an artist; hold on to the old GueroLoco or fully embrace the new Mr. GL that I knew could do so much more. So we cancelled the night club gigs and stayed focused on...

By Dual Language School Team
Enero 17, 2018
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5 Min. Read


By MomsRising/MamásConPoder

An interview with one of the Curators, Nina Perez!

Please tell us the mission of MomsRising, and how you came to work there?

MomsRising/MamásConPoder is committed to advancing policy and cultural...