Dual Language Schools Featured Articles

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6 Ways for Teachers to Utilize Authentic Biliteracy Development
Authentic biliteracy development refers to the developing of original material done in two languages that mirror each other i ...
Tumbnail for: An Interview with Susanne Peña, Project DL STEPS Manager
An Interview with Susanne Peña, Project DL STEPS Manager
The state of Florida has a diverse demographic, with almost a quarter of the population from Hispanic descent. That being said, ...
Tumbnail for: Shelly Spiegel-Coleman & and Her Powerful Impact in Making America Bilingual
Shelly Spiegel-Coleman & and Her Powerful Impact in Making America Bilingual
Shelly Spiegel-Coleman reigns as a prominent leader in the dual language field. From her very first teaching experience to holdi ...
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Igniting the Bilteracy Movement in Honduras
The CODEBREAKER Story by Suzanne Rajkumar Under Gladwell’s “10,000-hour formula”, I am an expert of teaching languages. ...
Tumbnail for: Communidad y Consejos, Dual Language Back to School Advice from fellow DL teachers!
Communidad y Consejos, Dual Language Back to School Advice from fellow DL teachers!
For our back to school edition this year, we wanted to ask you, our fuerte dual language community what your best advice is for ...
Tumbnail for: El cuento de Adams 14, El Distrito que Perdió su Voz
El cuento de Adams 14, El Distrito que Perdió su Voz
En un mundo cada vez más globalizado, la ventaja competitiva de tener fluidez en más de un idioma casi ha dado paso a la neces ...
Tumbnail for: The Story of Adams 14, A District who Lost their Voz
The Story of Adams 14, A District who Lost their Voz
In an increasingly globalized world, the competitive advantage of being fluent in more than one language has given way to necess ...
Tumbnail for: Dual Language expert, Dr. Olga Grimalt, on her passion for language
Dual Language expert, Dr. Olga Grimalt, on her passion for language
By Maritere R. Bellas "For me, as both a writer and an educator, it's always about language. I love language: spoke ...
Tumbnail for: An Interview with Denise Soler, The Creator of Project Eñye!
An Interview with Denise Soler, The Creator of Project Eñye!
A Latina filmmaker and cultural storyteller, Denise Soler Cox is dedicated to helping individuals, organizations and companies t ...
Tumbnail for: An Interview with Maritere Rodriguez Bellas, An Immigrant, Dual Language Parent, & Acclaimed Author
An Interview with Maritere Rodriguez Bellas, An Immigrant, Dual Language Parent, & Acclaimed Author
Please tell us a bit about your background. I was born and raised in Puerto Rico. I came to California over 30 years ago ...
Tumbnail for: An Interview with Guero Loco, or Mr. GL
An Interview with Guero Loco, or Mr. GL
I had to make a decision, I didn't like the idea of performing in night clubs at night and then doing community-based perfor ...
Tumbnail for: Stories from Families About The Power of Multilingual Kids!
Stories from Families About The Power of Multilingual Kids!
By MomsRising/MamásConPoder An interview with one of the Curators, Nina Perez! Please tell us the mission of MomsRising ...
Happy Holidays from the SealofBiliteracy.org and DualLanguageSchools.org!
By: Arthur Chou The 2017 year flew by, and the states of Ohio, Colorado, Connecticut, Delaware, Missouri and, Massachusetts e ...
Tumbnail for: How Massachusetts Passed Legislation for the Seal of Biliteracy
How Massachusetts Passed Legislation for the Seal of Biliteracy
Phyllis, Nicole, and Helen at the ACTFL in November 2016, when Phyllis and Helen won the MaFLAs Friend of Foreign Languages ...
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I'm a Product of My Community
By: Natalie Torres-Haddad, Award winning author of Financially Savvy in 20 Minutes I am a product of my community and my educ ...
Tumbnail for: The Dual Language Schools Survey: The How, Why, What & When
The Dual Language Schools Survey: The How, Why, What & When
Last year, after a lot of hard work and tireless support from many people, California passed Proposition 58, which repealed the ...
Dual Language School Survey Results
Thank you to all who participated in our Dual Language Schools California survey. For those who missed our presentation at La Co ...
New and Improved Guide to Start a Successful Dual Language Immersion Program
Interested in starting a Dual Language program but don’t know what to do?  "Dual Language School Guide to Start a Success ...
A Message of Hope and Responsibility
Through fluid poetry and stunning imagery, Francisca Sánchez and her son Nicolás Gabriel Sánchez created a message of hope an ...