News Archive

Learning to Love a Student Who Is Hard to Like
January 25, 2018
How do you work with the student that is "hard to like"?
Book of The Month: Stories from Families About The Power of Multilingual Kids!
January 25, 2018
Check out our first #DualLanguageBookoftheMonth! Recommend what you think should be the next Book of the month at DualLanguageSchools.org!
17. Continuing Professional Development
January 25, 2018
Learn how to continue professional development for your dual language program! Read Chapter 17 " THE DUAL LANGUAGE SCHOOLS GUIDE TO START A SUCCESSFUL DUAL LANGUAGE IMMERSION PROGRAM". Sign up our newsletter for dual language school resources.
New York City will add dual language options in pre-K to attract parents and encourage diversity
January 25, 2018
New York City will add dual language options in pre-K to attract parents and encourage diversity. #DualLanguageRocks
The kids in LAUSD who most need dual language instruction aren't enrolling yet
January 25, 2018
The kids in LAUSD who most need dual language instruction aren't enrolling yet.
North Carolina Teacher Is Changing the Lives of Her ESL Students — and Their Families
January 25, 2018
North Carolina Teacher changed her mind about bilingual education, and she's teaching her 3-year-old daughter and two classrooms of kindergartners how to speak both English and Spanish
How Language Immersion Programs Prepare Students to Be Global Citizens
January 25, 2018
How Language Immersion Programs Prepare Students to Be Global Citizens.
Parents, teachers praise Utah’s dual language immersion
January 25, 2018
Parents, teachers praise Utah’s dual language immersion.
State superintendent visits Spanish Immersion
January 25, 2018
Ohio State superintendent visits Spanish Immersion school in Mansfield
Dual language to begin at Conrad Fischer in Elmhurst next school year
January 25, 2018
Dual language to begin at Conrad Fischer in Elmhurst, Illinois next school year.
City adds new dual language pre-K programs in 6 Queens neighborhoods
January 25, 2018
New York City adds new dual language pre-K programs in 6 Queens neighborhoods
How the San Francisco School Lottery Works, And How It Doesn’t
January 25, 2018
San Francisco's Bilingual and Spanish-immersion programs often draw Latino families who want to be able to help their kids with homework and be able to confer with the teacher
Classroom Teacher - Language Immersion (Spanish, French and Chinese)
January 25, 2018
Maryland dual language schools is looking for Spanish, French and Chinese teachers. Post your dual language school jobs for FREE!
10 Things You Wish Your Students Knew About You
January 25, 2018
10 Things You Wish Your Students Knew About You.
Removal of ‘Immigrants welcome’ poster sparks anger at Eugene elementary school
January 25, 2018
Removal of ‘Immigrants welcome’ poster sparks anger at Eugene elementary school.
An Interview with Guero Loco, or Mr. GL
January 25, 2018
Interested in utilizing the arts in your classroom? Read how Guero Loco aka Mr. GL - Bilingual Educational Hip Hop Concerts, effectively brings music to Dual Language curriculum!
Chinese Immersion Teacher 4th grade
January 25, 2018
Arizona school is looking for Chinese Immersion teacher. Post your dual language school jobs for free!
Archdiocese of Omaha plans dual-language education program that will start in preschool
January 25, 2018
Archdiocese of Omaha plans dual-language education program that will start in preschool
11 Realities of Teaching They Don't Tell You About in College
January 17, 2018
These strategies help!
Back to School: The value of bilingual education
January 17, 2018
The value of bilingual education.
11 Essential Strategies in Teaching Math
January 17, 2018
11 Realities of Teaching They Don't Tell You About in College.
10 Inspirational Quotes for Teachers from Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.
January 17, 2018
10 Inspirational Quotes for Teachers from Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.
Editorial: Spanish immersion beneficial to area students
January 17, 2018
Spanish immersion beneficial to area students. #DualLanguageRocks
Dual language to begin at Conrad Fischer in Elmhurst next school year
January 17, 2018
Dual language to begin at Conrad Fischer in Elmhurst, Illinois next school year.
Prince George And Princess Charlotte Can Already Speak 2 Languages: English And Spanish
January 17, 2018
Prince George And Princess Charlotte Can Already Speak 2 Languages: English And Spanish
La Chancla: Inception of a Personal Dual Language Vision
January 17, 2018
DualLanguageSchools.org columnist, Dr. José Medina, the Director of Dual Language and Bilingual Education for Center for Applied Linguistics, on "La Chancla: Inception of a Personal Dual Language Vision" #DualLanguageRocks
Catholic schools will launch dual language
January 17, 2018
Omaha Catholic schools will launch dual language
EPISD expanding dual language program
January 17, 2018
El Paso ISD expanding dual language program. #DualLanguageRocks
Post your FREE* Dual Language Job Post
January 12, 2018
Are you hiring dual language teachers or principals? Post your job free at our job board.
Removing school posters sends the wrong message
January 12, 2018
In Dual Language schools, it is crucial to send an inclusive message to employees, students and families.
Aiding Reading Comprehension With Post-Its
January 12, 2018
A simple, low-stress strategy that helps students engage with, understand, and remember what they read.
Elmhurst elementary school to pilot dual language program
January 12, 2018
More great news for Chicago! #DualLanguageRocks
'Teachers have better work stories' says an ad campaign to stem California's teacher shortage
January 12, 2018
Dual Language teachers change lives!
Teaching reverence for the truth must be an essential part of any college education
January 12, 2018
How Oprah's speech shows that teaching reverence for the truth must be an essential part of education
Building Bilingual Brains
January 12, 2018
Great podcast on the benefits of growing up bilingual! #DualLanguageRocks
North Carolina is No. 1 in ‘gold standard’ for the teaching profession
January 12, 2018
Congratulations to North Carolina!
Principal Chosen for Elementary School That Will Open This Year in Rockville
January 12, 2018
Exciting news for Rachel C. Dubois, the new principal for this Maryland Chinese Immersion school!
Elephants
January 12, 2018
Duallanguageschools.org columnist Bill Rivers, the Executive Director of Joint National Committee for Languages, on his third column "Elephants". Check it out!
Coronado Elementary launches bilingual newspaper
January 12, 2018
New Mexico dual language school launches bilingual newspaper. #DualLanguageRocks
16. Dual Language School Environment
January 12, 2018
In case you haven't signed up for our newsletter yet, here's the link to chapter 16 of our updated guide! #DualLanguageRocks
What to Expect When Dating Teachers, Based On the Subject They Teach
January 12, 2018
Is this true? #TeacherHumor
12 Amazingly Creative Book Reports
January 12, 2018
12 Amazingly Creative Book Reports
U46 students above average in academic growth over time, according to Stanford report
January 12, 2018
Illinois' U46 dual language students above average in academic growth over time, according to Stanford report.
Teacher of the Month - Mishelle Jurado
January 12, 2018
We are so excited to announce the persistent, motivated, dedicated Mishelle Jurado as our January Teacher of the Month!
https://www.weareteachers.com/fun-january-holidays/
January 12, 2018
13 January Holidays You’ll Want to Celebrate in Your Classroom.
Principal Helpline: “How Do I Plan Ahead For the Rest of the Year?”
January 12, 2018
For dual language principal: "How Do I Plan Ahead For the Rest of the Year?”
Speaking for themselves: In third year, South Kingstown's DLI program sees results
January 12, 2018
Rhode Island dual language program show results.
‘We will lose practically everything’: Salvadorans devastated by TPS decision
January 12, 2018
Do you have Salvadorians students in your dual language classroom? Can you share what you do to help these students to deal with the news? Are there legal options to help these students to stay?
Mandarin magic in Delaware K-5 classrooms
January 12, 2018
Mandarin magic in Delaware K-5 classrooms.
School’s ‘Millionaire Bash’ Makes Kids Feel Like Celebrities For Reading
January 12, 2018
Ideas to encourage kids to read
National dual language education expert encouraged by progress of Topeka USD 501 program
January 11, 2018
National dual language education expert encouraged by progress of Topeka USD 501 program.
School Spotlight: Robbinsdale Spanish Immersion
January 11, 2018
Language immersion programs are growing in popularity across the country. The Robbinsdale School District has been operating a Spanish immersion magnet school since the 1980s. Today about 750 students in grades K-5 attend Robbinsdale Spanish Immersion
Top 10 Five Minute Activities for the Classroom
January 11, 2018
Top 10 Five Minute Activities for the Classroom
Catalina Foothills School District Spanish Immersion Program
January 11, 2018
Catalina Foothills School District talked about their Spanish Immersion Program.
Monolingual parents of kids in dual language – you’ve got this!
January 11, 2018
Monolingual parents of kids in dual language!
K-8 journey to learn Mandarin Chinese gives students global education
January 11, 2018
K-8 journey to learn Mandarin Chinese gives Arizona students global education.
Teaching Introverted Students: How a 'Quiet Revolution' Is Changing Classroom Practice
January 11, 2018
Teaching Introverted Students: How a 'Quiet Revolution' Is Changing Classroom Practice.
Survey for a New Dual Language School?
January 11, 2018
The Alliance Française de Buffalo is exploring to start a French dual language school at Western New York. Here is survey if you want to help out!
Dual Language Schools Chapter 15 of Resource Guide
January 11, 2018
In case you haven't signed up for our newsletter yet, here's the link to chapter 15 of our updated guide
Grant to the UW College of Education supports bilingual teaching candidates
January 11, 2018
Grant to the UW College of Education supports bilingual teaching candidates.
Elementary Spanish immersion program has students fluent by 5th grade
January 11, 2018
Michigan Elementary Spanish immersion program has students fluent by 5th grade.
Local schools win Apple Distinguished School honors
January 11, 2018
San Diego dual Immersion school received Apple Distinguished School. #DualLangaugeRocks
With state budget in crisis, many Oklahoma schools hold classes four days a week
January 11, 2018
With state budget in crisis, many Oklahoma schools hold classes four days a week.
Journey to learn Mandarin Chinese from kindergarten to 8th grade gives global education
January 11, 2018
Journey to learn Mandarin Chinese from kindergarten to 8th grade gives Arizona students global education
Lincoln Elementary students illustrate, translate book about Ho-Chunk culture
January 11, 2018
Dual language students in Madison, Wisconsin illustrate, translate book about Ho-Chunk culture
Five Things Teachers Can Do to Improve Learning for ELLs in the New Year
January 11, 2018
Five Things Teachers Can Do to Improve Learning for ELLs in the New Year.
22 New Year’s Eve Traditions The World Can Learn From Latin America
January 11, 2018
22 New Year’s Eve Traditions The World Can Learn From Latin America
Let's teach for mastery — not test scores.
January 11, 2018
Let's teach for mastery — not test scores.
The Intrusion of White Families Into Bilingual Schools
January 11, 2018
The Intrusion of White Families Into Bilingual Schools
ABQ High celebrates its $14MIL makeover
January 11, 2018
Roughly 500 Albuquerque High students are involved in the dual-language program, which includes two Advanced Placement courses, along with more than a dozen subjects taught in Spanish.
Falmouth Elementary School students becoming immersed in Spanish
January 11, 2018
Falmouth Elementary School students becoming immersed in Spanish.
Borchers Elementary holds second annual Dual Language Showcase
January 11, 2018
Borchers Elementary holds second annual Dual Language Showcase.
The Art of Reflection
January 11, 2018
Help your students reflect on what they have learned.
From immigrant to teacher
January 11, 2018
From immigrant to dual language teacher
The Power of Being Seen.
December 19, 2017
The Power of Being Seen.
3 Unused Teaching Tools: The Furniture, Floors, and Walls
December 19, 2017
3 Unused Teaching Tools: The Furniture, Floors, and Walls.
Empowering Students to Curb Bullying
December 19, 2017
Empowering Students to Curb Bullying.
Texas United ISD Dual Language school program video.
December 19, 2017
Dual Language PSA
Joe: My Personal English Learner Story
December 19, 2017
DualLanguageSchools.org columnist, Dr. José Medina, the Director of Dual Language and Bilingual Education for Center for Applied Linguistics, with his second column, "Joe: My Personal English Learner Story" #DualLanguageRocks
Dual Language Parent of the Month Nomination
December 19, 2017
Know a parent of a Dual Language student who is really stellar? Nominate them for DualLanguageSchools.org Parent of the Month Award! #DualLanguageRocks
Link, Frost join list of District 54 Spanish Academies
December 19, 2017
Link Elementary School and Frost Junior High School are now on the roster of Schaumburg Township Elementary District 54 English-Spanish dual-language schools that have been named International Spanish Academies. #DualLanguageRocks
Dual Language Parent of the Month Nomination
December 19, 2017
Know a parent of a Dual Language student who is really stellar? Nominate them for DualLanguageSchools.org Parent of the Month Award! #DualLanguageRocks
10 Teacher Tips for Managing Holiday Stress
December 19, 2017
10 Teacher Tips for Managing Holiday Stress
A Quick-Start Guide for Teaching English-Language Learners
December 19, 2017
A Quick-Start Guide for Teaching English-Language Learners.
Schools to offer all-Spanish kindergarten classes in Montgomery County
December 19, 2017
Schools to offer all-Spanish kindergarten classes in Montgomery County
West Patent Parents Worried About Dual Language Option Impacts
December 19, 2017
West Patent Parents Worried About Dual Language Option Impacts.
More immigrant families in area discovering school choice
December 19, 2017
More immigrant families in area discovering school choice of dual language programs.
UW will build teacher corps for dual-language classrooms with help from $2.4 million grant
December 19, 2017
UW will build teacher corps for dual-language classrooms with help from $2.4 million grant. #DualLanguageRocks
Dual language learning programs to help non-English speaking students
December 19, 2017
Dual language learning programs to help non-English speaking students.
Highlights of District 220 students' visit to Chinese consulate
December 19, 2017
Chicago Chinese dual language students visit Chinese consulate in downtown Chicago.#DualLanguageRocks
Stress Management for Teachers: 5 Tips to Help You Survive the Holiday Season
December 19, 2017
Stress Management for Teachers: 5 Tips to Help You Survive the Holiday Season.
PVUSD Launches Bilingual Early Literacy Initiative
December 19, 2017
PVUSD Launches Bilingual Early Literacy Initiative.
Language leap: First dual immersion students reach high school
December 19, 2017
Albany's first dual immersion students in New York reach high school!
A bill to combat the shortage of teachers by giving them tax breaks has begun to make its way through the California Legislature.
December 19, 2017
Tax breaks for California teachers?
Queens leaders push for expansion of Korean Dual Language program in city’s schools
December 19, 2017
New York City leaders push for expansion of Korean Dual Language program in city’s schools.
The Contradictions of Good Teaching
December 19, 2017
Many educators who succeed at raising test scores also fail at keeping students fulfilled, new research suggests.
Brag About Your School: Coral Way K-8 Offers Bilingual Expertise
December 19, 2017
The nation’s first dual-language immersion public school celebrate 54 years of success.
Summit Elementary students thriving under dual language immersion program
December 19, 2017
Summit Elementary students in Indiana thriving under dual language immersion program.
Houston turns to Orlando's Puerto Ricans to fill teacher shortage
December 19, 2017
Houston turns to Orlando's Puerto Ricans to fill teacher shortage.
America's Languages Matter
December 19, 2017
DualLanguageSchools.org columnist, Dr. Bill Rivers, Executive Director, Joint National Committee for Languages, on "America's Languages Matter" #DualLanguageRocks
Kim, Braunstein push DOE for dual language expansion
December 19, 2017
New York State Assemblymen push New York Department of Education for dual language expansion. #DualLangugeRocks
In case you haven't signed up for our newsletter yet, here's the link to chapter 13 of our updated guide! #DualLanguageRocks
December 19, 2017
13. Public Relations and Recruitment
Neo Immersion Montessori School Opens its Doors in Pacifica Providing Bilingual Education and an Outdoor Curriculum
December 19, 2017
Neo Immersion Montessori School in California Opens its Doors in Pacifica Providing Bilingual Education and an Outdoor Curriculum
Milton kindergartners become bilingual
December 19, 2017
Milton kindergartners at Delware becomes bilingual. #DualLangaugeRocks
Teachers see success in Blue Valley's Chinese language program
December 19, 2017
Teachers see success in Blue Valley's Chinese language program in Kansas. #DualLanguageRocks
Check out this article to find out how to get Dual Language legislation, and the Seal of Biliteracy posted in your state! #DualLanguageRocks
December 19, 2017
How Massachusetts Passed Legislation for the Seal of Biliteracy
Starting Them Young; NCSD Continues Dual Language in the Classroom
December 19, 2017
Dual language school in Wyoming helps students "learn in the language"., and parents moved to Casper because of the program.
MUST WATCH, SO CUTE!!! A Day in the Life of a Dual Immersion Student
December 19, 2017
A Day in the Life of a Dual Immersion Student! #DualLanguageRocks
In Blue Valley, here’s another Chinese-immersion school for your child
December 19, 2017
New Chinese-immersion school In Kansas City.
Grants aim to increase California's supply of bilingual teachers
December 19, 2017
Grants aim to increase California's supply of bilingual/dual language teachers.
Dual-immersion language program proposed at Gomes School
December 19, 2017
Dual-immersion language program proposed at Gomes School, Massachusetts
Teacher Tip: Organizing for Phonics, Spelling, and Word Study Lessons
December 19, 2017
Teacher Tip: Organizing for Phonics, Spelling, and Word Study Lessons.
Petaluma bilingual school popular
December 19, 2017
Dual language programs at Petaluma , California are popular!
Is your dual language program listed at the National Dual Language School Directory? Register Now! #DualLanguageRocks
December 19, 2017
Is your dual language program listed at the National Dual Language School Directory? Register Now! #DualLanguageRocks
Houston's Arabic Immersion Magnet School is the first public Arabic dual language school in the United States. #ArabicLanguageDay
December 19, 2017
Houston's Arabic Immersion Magnet School is the first public Arabic dual language school in the United States. #ArabicLanguageDay
How to Know if Becoming a Foreign Language Teacher Is Right for You
December 07, 2017
How to Know if Becoming a Foreign Language Teacher Is Right for You?
Assessment and Evaluation for a Dual Language Program Implementation
December 07, 2017
In case you haven't signed up for our newsletter yet, here's the link to chapter 12 of our updated guide! #DualLanguageRocks
I'm a Product of My Community
December 07, 2017
Check out this article by Natalie Torres for DualLanguageSchools.org, on her experience growing up in a bilingual home, and surpassing the odds to become an award-winning author! #DualLanguageRocks
A Quick-Start Guide for Teaching English-Language Learners
December 07, 2017
A Quick-Start Guide for Teaching English-Language Learners.
Dual-Language Programs Boost Student Achievement in English, Study Finds
December 06, 2017
Dual-Language Programs Boost Student Achievement in English, Study Finds. #DualLanguageRocks
It takes $1.7 million to get your kid into an elite college, according to rich people
December 06, 2017
It takes $1.7 million to get your kid into an elite college, according to rich people.. Dual language schools do it for much less money.
Mandarin Chinese language immersion program give global education | Cronkite News
December 06, 2017
Mandarin Chinese language immersion program give global education | Cronkite News
Blanca Sanchez Elementary TABE Dual Language Tour 2017
December 06, 2017
Blanca Sanchez Elementary TABE Dual Language Tour 2017.
Garden Grove TV3 Highlights GGUSD's Dual Language Programs
December 06, 2017
California Garden Grove TV3 Highlights GGUSD's Dual Language Programs
Cape set to expand Spanish immersion program
December 06, 2017
Delaware Cape's region set to expand Spanish immersion program. #DualLanguageRocks
Tijuana's cross-border students lead a class for California's education chief
December 06, 2017
Tijuana's cross-border students lead a class for California's education chief.
Reflecting on Classroom Culture
December 06, 2017
Reflecting on Classroom Culture.
Teacher of the Month- Paula Rios
December 06, 2017
We are extremely proud to announce our December Dual Language Teacher of the Month, Ms. Paula Rios! Check out this article to read more about Paula's inspirational teaching techniques. #DualLanguageRocks
Bilingual students miss out in middle school
December 06, 2017
Palo Alto parents want classes for Dual Immersion children after 5th grade.
Teachers embrace ‘mindfulness’
December 06, 2017
Teachers embrace ‘mindfulness’
5 ways to give your child’s teacher an A+ holiday gift
December 06, 2017
For dual language school parents: 5 ways to give teachers a+ holiday gift.
The Dual Language Schools Survey: The How, Why, What & When
December 01, 2017
Interested in learning more about the survey we presented at La Cosecha? Check out our article about the survey results! #DualLanguageRocks
CISD to pilot 2-way dual language program
December 01, 2017
Cleburne ISD in Texas pilots 2-way dual language program. #DualLanguageRocks
More Latinas are becoming teachers and reshaping our nation's classrooms
December 01, 2017
Latina teachers grow in numbers, impacting and educating our children
Qué? You Don’t Know The 3 Pillars of Dual Language?
December 01, 2017
DualLanguageSchools.org columnist, Dr. José Medina, the Director of Dual Language and Bilingual Education for Center for Applied Linguistics, on "Qué? You Don't Know the 3 Pillars of Dual Language?" #DualLanguageRocks
Playing with language: El Camino Real students put on bilingual show
December 01, 2017
Dual language students at Sant Fe, New Mexico put on dual language show to demonstrate their bilingual ability.
A Bright Spot in School Diversity
December 01, 2017
Dual language charter schools are bright spots in school diversity. #DualLanguageRocks
Professional Development for the Implementation of a Dual Language Program
December 01, 2017
In case you haven't signed up for our newsletter yet, here's the link to chapter 11 of our updated guide! #DualLanguageRocks
Building the Dual Language Program Native Spanish Speaking Parent Buy In
November 30, 2017
Building the Dual Language Program Native Spanish Speaking Parent Buy In
GISD Elementary One-Way Dual Language program for elementary in Spanish L
November 30, 2017
GISD Elementary One-Way Dual Language program for elementary in Spanish
An Inside Look at the Dual Language Academy at Glenview Elementary
November 30, 2017
An Inside Look at the Dual Language Academy at Glenview Elementary
Experience as a Spanish immersion teacher
November 30, 2017
Experience as a Spanish immersion teacher
One day with Dual-Language Prek. #DualLangaugeRocks
November 30, 2017
One day with Dual-Language Prek. #DualLangaugeRocks
Framingham: Portuguese program coming to Potter Road School
November 30, 2017
Portuguese program coming to Potter Road School.
District 15 looks to start dual-language program
November 30, 2017
Illinois District 15 looks to start dual-language program. #DualLangaugeRocks
Life in the Dual Language Program
November 30, 2017
Life in the Dual Language Program
School system considering elementary Spanish immersion program
November 30, 2017
Tennessee School system considering elementary Spanish immersion program
Spanish Immersion celebrates continued success
November 30, 2017
Spanish Immersion celebrates continued success. #DualLanguageRocks
Immersed in the Language of Learning at Junction
November 30, 2017
Immersed in the Language of Learning at Junction.
Rialto Unified recruiting kindergarten students for Dual Language Immersion program
November 22, 2017
Rialto Unified recruiting kindergarten students for Dual Language Immersion program. #DualLangaugeRocks
U-46 leaders discuss rolling out dual language in high schools
November 22, 2017
Illinois U-46 leaders discuss rolling out dual language in high schools.
Video+Story: Hart Elementary is First Dual-Language New Tech in the U.S.
November 22, 2017
El Paso ISD’s next venture into New Tech will pioneer the project-based learning approach for which the program is known and combine it with the District’s nationally recognized dual-language curriculum.
Montgomery school challenges students in 2 languages
November 22, 2017
Montgomery school challenges students in 2 languages.
Spanish Immersion celebrates continued success
November 20, 2017
More accolades for this Ohio school!
Clarksville-Montgomery County School System to hold Spanish Immersion Interest Meeting November 28th
November 20, 2017
Best of luck to this Tennessee school!
Massachusetts legislation allows instruction in students' home language
November 20, 2017
Congratulations to Massachusetts!
Framingham: Portuguese program coming to Potter Road School
November 16, 2017
Great news for Massachusetts!
‘This is a great day for the children in the Commonwealth’
November 16, 2017
"In a move to boost the academic performance of more than 90,000 Massachusetts students who lack fluency in English, the state Legislature Wednesday overwhelmingly approved a measure that would allow local schools to teach students in their native tongue."
A bilingual children’s book about Selena is blowing up on Amazon
November 16, 2017
Great book to use in your classrooms....
Diversifying teaching staff requires focus, homegrown strategies
November 16, 2017
Diversifying teaching staff requires focus, homegrown strategies
Editorial: Post Oak is raising the bar for Lansing schools
November 16, 2017
This Chinese Immersion program in Michigan is setting the standard for immersion programs! #DualLanguageRocks
‘All our dreams are on his shoulders.’ The stories that motivate a bilingual teacher
November 16, 2017
Great motivational story for Dual Language teachers..
Intentional teaching makes the biggest impact on early childhood outcomes
November 16, 2017
Intentional teaching makes the biggest impact on early childhood outcomes
Texas Board of Education president visits Lufkin school
November 15, 2017
"I think it's a terrific opportunity, It's an additional opportunity, and it recognizes the value and the benefit of these dual language programs."
Mansfield Spanish Immersion School earns prestigious state award
November 15, 2017
Congratulations to this Ohio school! #DualLanguageRocks
New task force to examine language immersion in LPSS schools
November 15, 2017
New task force to examine language immersion in Louisiana Schools
U46 hosting dual language event for parents
November 15, 2017
Chicago school uses this great idea to get parents involved!
Williams: California, where orange is the new red and school accountability just got much harder to read
November 15, 2017
Trouble for education in California...
Dual Language School Survey Results
November 15, 2017
We are very appreciative of the California Dual Language Schools who participated in the survey. We presented the study at La Cosecha 2017 and wanted to share the Powerpoint with you all. We are planning a National survey next year and are looking for Dual Language Schools to participate. Let us know if you're interested!
Students thrive at Blue Valley's new Chinese immersion program
November 15, 2017
Students thrive at Kansas CIty's new Chinese immersion program
Grass Roots and Dual Language Immersion: Myth or Reality?
November 15, 2017
Our second columnist, Bill Rivers, the Executive Director of Joint National Committee for Languages on "Grass Roots and Dual Language Immersion: Myth or Reality?" Check it out!
Enlighten Me: DSU professor to study First State's language immersion program
November 15, 2017
Delaware State University professor studies First State's language immersion program.
Students learn Mandarin or Spanish first, then English, at popular Denver public school
November 15, 2017
Students learn Mandarin or Spanish first, then English, at popular Denver public school. #DualLanguageRocks
Letting Students Succeed as Themselves
November 15, 2017
An American teacher shares a lesson learned during time he spent in New Zealand schools.
Response: The Most Exciting Things Happening in Education Are...
November 15, 2017
Former Secretary of Education, John King, believes the most exciting things happening in education for ELs are dual language programs.
Kol hakavod! School’s Hebrew immersion program is a hit
November 15, 2017
Northern California Hebrew immersion program is a hit!
Lake Oswego parents push back on plan to expand Spanish Immersion
November 15, 2017
Lake Oswego parents push back on plan to expand Spanish Immersion because of capacity issue.
Dual language program immersing students at Erma Nash
November 15, 2017
Forth Worth Dual Language program help students becoming bilingual in language math, science and social studies.
Last call to enroll in choice programs at LAUSD
November 09, 2017
Today is the last day to enroll in 101 dual language and bilingual programs at LAUSD's Choice programs
Proposal would expand dual-immersion program to Statesville High
November 09, 2017
North Carolina school expands dual-immersion program to high school.
Bakersfield City School District to hold meeting about English, Spanish language program
November 09, 2017
The Bakersfield CSD will discuss its current Dual Immersion at the Sierra School Auditorium at 4:30 PM today.
Felicidades! SKSD Spanish Immersion instructor named ‘Evening Magazine’ Best Teacher
November 09, 2017
Washington Spanish Immersion instructor named ‘Evening Magazine’ Best Teacher! #DualLanguageRocks
Teacher Voice: Dual Language Approach Sees Speaking Spanish for What It Is — a Powerful Asset
November 08, 2017
Dual Language Approach Sees Speaking Spanish for What It Is — a Powerful Asset
Despite critics, District 59 to stay course with dual language program
November 08, 2017
Illinois school district keeps its dual language program despite critics.
Bremerton School District receives $16,000 grant for dual-language program
November 08, 2017
Washington School District receives $16,000 grant for dual-language program.
Teaching 'one of the hardest jobs in the country', says comedian
November 07, 2017
Teaching 'one of the hardest jobs in the country', says comedian
Peru natives opening Spanish immersion preschool
November 07, 2017
Great news for the Twin Cities!
Schools: Funding needed for influx of students from Puerto Rico
November 07, 2017
Funding needed in Florida...
The Promise of K-12 Dual Language Education
November 07, 2017
Our first columnist, David Rogers from DLeNM, on "The Promise of K-12 Dual Language Education".
Undocumented educators deserve their chance to change lives
November 07, 2017
Undocumented educators deserve their chance to change lives
Uprooted by Hurricane Maria, Puerto Rican teachers try to start over
November 07, 2017
Puerto Rican educators faced with many setbacks in the wake of Hurricane Maria
UNT’s College of Education receives $2.7 million grant
November 07, 2017
Big news for Dual Language education!
The Importance of Having A Kind Classroom
November 07, 2017
#BeKind
PHOTO OF PUPILS INSIDE DILAPIDATED CLASSROOM SPARKS ONLINE DEBATE
November 07, 2017
What are your thoughts on this?
Number of Chinese schools surge in US
November 07, 2017
Number of Chinese schools surge in US
Teaching Newsletter: How to Infuse Creativity in the Classroom
November 07, 2017
How do you use creativity in the classroom? #Teachers
'When teachers spend more time on planning than the teaching, we know we have a problem'
November 07, 2017
How do you find a balance?
Kindergartners learn Chinese with their ABCs at Lansing’s Post Oak
November 07, 2017
Great idea from this Michigan school #DualLanguageRocks
Mineola leads in dual language education
November 07, 2017
Mineola leads in dual language education
Mineola leads in dual language education
November 07, 2017
Mineola leads in dual language education
Mineola leads in dual language education
November 07, 2017
Mineola leads in dual language education
Mineola leads in dual language education
November 07, 2017
Mineola leads in dual language education
Dual Language Teacher of the Month – Vanessa Garcia
November 02, 2017
Teachers are innovators, constantly finding new ways to supplement their students' education in fun, creative ways that make learning enjoyable. This could not be more true of Vanessa Garcia, our October Dual Language Teacher of the Month! Vanessa utilizes the arts to solidify her students' education, and provides them with a sense of creativity that goes beyond books, allowing students to explore with an artistic mind. Vanessa's dedication to her students exemplifies the qualities that we value at DualLanguageSchools.org, and we are thrilled to honor her as October's Teacher of the Month!
Celebrating the Day of the Dead
November 01, 2017
Books to celebrate the Day of the Dead (Dia de los Muertos)
DSU linguistics professor Blumel awarded research grant
November 01, 2017
Delaware professor awarded research grant for language development in dual-language immersion classrooms.
Lively Mexican holiday honors the dead
November 01, 2017
Great information about Dia de los Muertos for your classroom. from National Geographics.
Celebrating the Day of the Dead
October 30, 2017
Books to celebrate the Day of the Dead (Dia de los Muertos)
The Big List of Technology Resources for Spanish Class
October 30, 2017
The Big List of Technology Resources for Spanish Class
Georgia’s Every Student Succeeds Act State Plan Is a Step in the Right Direction
October 30, 2017
Georgia's ESSA plans to close the achievement gap in 15 years with the help of dual language immersion programs.
The Benefits of Teaching in Two Languages
October 30, 2017
The Benefits of Teaching in Two Languages
Think you could learn Mandarin? This Kansas kindergarten classroom is Chinese-only
October 30, 2017
This Kansas kindergarten is Chinese language only...#DUalLanguageRocks
Festival marks fall's arrival at Livonia Japanese immersion school
October 30, 2017
Michigan’s Japanese dual language school celebrated Akimatsuri, or fall festival. #DualLanguageRocks
Chinese language immersion day for pupils
October 27, 2017
If your dual language program is not school-wide,try a "language immersion day" in your school. #DualLangaugeRocks
PREPARING YOUR CHILD (AND YOU) FOR DUAL LANGUAGE KINDERGARTEN
October 27, 2017
Preparing Your Child (and you) for Dual Language Kindergarten. #DualLanguageRocks
Is Language Immersion Right for My Child?
October 27, 2017
Tip for parents: Is Language Immersion Right for My Child?
Why fund school choice instead of pre-K?
October 27, 2017
Instead of funding " school choice", we need to fund more pre-K dual langauge programs.
Immigrants find their place in Luna County
October 26, 2017
Rural New Mexico towns embrace dual language immersion education.
More Western elites hiring Chinese nannies and teachers with university degrees to expose their kids to the language at an earlier age
October 25, 2017
$130,000 a year for Chinese nanny so kids can learn Chinese? We need to start more Chinese dual language schools.
Language immersion programs expanding to 9 Gwinnett schools
October 25, 2017
Gwinnett county expands dual language immersion programs to 9 schools.
A Teacher Makes 1500 Educational Decisions A Day
October 24, 2017
A Teacher Makes 1500 Educational Decisions A Day.
“I Know! I Know!” Self-Control Solutions for Kids Who Blurt Out
October 24, 2017
Dual Language classroom strategies: Self-Control Solutions for Kids Who Blurt Out.
6 Ways Teachers Accidentally Create More Work For Themselves
October 24, 2017
Dual Language classroom strategies: 6 Ways Teachers Accidentally Create More Work For Themselves.
Changes in Mandarin program possible as Chapel Hill-Carrboro confronts school crowding
October 24, 2017
The Chapel Hill-Carrboro City Schools will look at possible changes to its popular Mandarin program to larger campus
Successful Approaches to Immersion Teaching
October 24, 2017
Dual Language Classroom Strategies: Successful Approaches to Immersion Teaching.
Delaware dual language school honored for summer reading
October 24, 2017
Delaware dual language school honored for summer reading #DualLanguageRocks
Lake Oswego School District commits to second strand of Spanish
October 24, 2017
Oregon parent groups hopes to help Lake Oswego School Board expands dual immersion program.
Kindergartners at Raleigh school learning to be fluent in Mandarin Chinese
October 24, 2017
Kindergartners at Raleigh school learning to be fluent in Mandarin Chinese
The Need for and Challenge of Bringing More Dual-Language Teachers into Classrooms
October 24, 2017
The Need for and Challenge of Bringing More Dual-Language Teachers into Classrooms
Effective Teaching Strategies for Dual Immersion Teachers
October 24, 2017
Effective Teaching Strategies for Dual Immersion Teachers
Dual Language Learners Lacking in Preschool
October 24, 2017
Dual Language Learners Lacking in Preschool
Dual language programs are so popular that LAUSD plans to double the number of schools offering them by next year
October 24, 2017
Dual language programs are so popular that LAUSD plans to double the number of schools offering them by next year
20 Strategies for Motivating Reluctant Learners
October 24, 2017
Dual Language teaching strategies: 20 Strategies for Motivating Reluctant Learners.
Congress wants to make Americans with disabilities second-class citizens again
October 24, 2017
This bill will affect your students with disability. Voice your concern
Children whose parents speak a language other than English less likely to enroll in preschool
October 19, 2017
We need to encourage more immigrants family sending their kids to preschool (especailly dual language preschool).
Debate Sparks Over Local Dual-Language Immersion Programs
October 19, 2017
What do you think? #Teachers
LCSC dual language teacher gets award
October 19, 2017
Dual language immersion teacher received the Rising Star award from the Indiana Network for Early Language Learning.
School board considers expansion of Two-Way Immersion program
October 19, 2017
Evanston/Skokie School District consider implement new classes for the district’s Two-Way Immersion program.
Spanish immersion schools in Anchorage raise money to help Puerto Rico
October 19, 2017
#DualLanguageRocks
Hosting teachers a huge benefit to dual-immersion students
October 19, 2017
#DualLanguageRocks
Lawrence Township Schools expand Spanish-immersion program
October 19, 2017
Lawrence Township Schools in Indiana expand Spanish-immersion program
News New way of thinking, learning at Madera elementary school
October 19, 2017
Madera USD in California starts 5 kindergarten dual language classes.
Can Paraprofessionals Help Solve the Bilingual Teacher Shortage?
October 19, 2017
What do you think? #Teachers #DualLanguage
D65 explores how to expand bilingual program
October 19, 2017
Illinois school plans to expand two-way Spanish-English immersion programs. #DualLanguageRocks
10 Reasons Why the Male Teacher Is Like a Mystical Unicorn
October 19, 2017
We need to remove the stigma for men in education!
Dual language learning: Parents help students be better learners
October 19, 2017
#DualLanguageRocks
With no silver bullet, innovation abounds at this bilingual high school
October 19, 2017
Boston dual language high school offers innovations. #DualLanguageRocks
Bilingual kids are better at learning new languages
October 18, 2017
#DualLanguageRocks
First Chinese immersion school headed to the Upstate
October 18, 2017
First Chinese immersion school headed to Upstate South Carolina.
Inauguration of the French Dual Language Fund
October 18, 2017
French embassy and FACE foundation launched French Dual Language Fund
22 Fun and Educational Halloween Games for the Classroom
October 18, 2017
Ideas for your Halloween classroom
Why I Moved My Family To Casper, Wyoming
October 18, 2017
Dual language program helps parents making a decision of moving.
Saving Salish: Regional tribes aim to increase fluency for future generations
October 18, 2017
Kalispel Tribe opened the Salish immersion school in Washington to save the language.
Superintendent David Aderhold on the state of West Windsor-Plainsboro schools
October 18, 2017
New Jersey district plans to pilot Spanish and Chinese dual immersion programs.
How One of Indianapolis’s ‘Innovation School’ Principals Is Using Language of Love — and Spanish Immersion Program — to Achieve Dramatic Student Growth
October 10, 2017
How One of Indianapolis’s ‘Innovation School’ Principals Is Using Spanish Immersion to Achieve Student Growth.
Local students send love, supplies to Puerto Rico, Mexico hurricane victims (video)
October 09, 2017
Turn hurricane into curriculum. Students send love, supplies to Puerto Rico, Mexico hurricane victims
BCSD considering expanding Dual Language Immersion program
October 09, 2017
Bakersfield considering expanding Dual Language Immersion program
Absent From More School Calendars: Columbus Day
October 09, 2017
Absent From More School Calendars: Columbus Day
Utah's dual language immersion programs for school kids
October 09, 2017
Utah's dual language immersion programs for school kids #DualLanguageRocks
Success so far with English/Spanish learning program
October 04, 2017
Success so far with Colorado's Dual Language program at Columbine Elementary School. #DualLanguageRocks
Albemarle preps for expansion of language immersion program
October 04, 2017
Virginia dual-language immersion program is going to be extended to the middle schools. #DualLanguageRocks
Early Bilingualism Helps With Learning Languages Later in Life, Study Shows
October 04, 2017
Early Bilingualism Helps With Learning Languages Later in Life, Study Shows
Parents Turn Out to Support Mt. Kisco Dual Language Program
October 04, 2017
Parents Turn Out to Support Mt. Kisco Dual Language Program in New York
Bilingual children really DO find it easier to learn a third language in later life, brain activity reveals
October 04, 2017
Should your Dual Language Programs add on a third language? #DualLanguageRocks
27 Halloween Costumes To Try With Your Teacher Friends This Year
October 04, 2017
What's your plan for Halloween costumes this year?
Purdue professors work to improve English learning in Indiana
October 04, 2017
Purdue professor received grant to create biliteracy and dual language programs. 
Wisconsin School Works To Keep Native American Languages Alive Around The World
October 04, 2017
Wisconsin School Works To Keep Native American Languages Alive Around The World #DualLanguageRocks
Teaching Vietnamese in OC classrooms brings challenges, rewards
October 04, 2017
Teaching Vietnamese in Orange County classrooms brings challenges and rewards. #DualLanguageRocks
Two Baton Rouge magnet schools earn National Blue Ribbon school award
October 04, 2017
Baton Rouge dual language schools earn National Blue Ribbon school award.
Hawaii immersion school proves worth, wants to add languages
October 04, 2017
Hawaii immersion school proves worth, wants to add languages
Push for French Immersion in Jeff Davis
October 04, 2017
French Immersion have been offered in Louisiana for over 30 years. 2 Parishes are pushing more French programs. #DualLanguageRocks
Push for French Immersion in Jeff Davis
October 04, 2017
French Immersion have been offered in Louisiana for over 30 years. 2 Parishes are pushing more French programs. #DualLanguageRocks
Dual immersion reaches high school
October 04, 2017
Dual immersion reaches high school in Jackson Hole, Wyoming. #DualLanguageRocks
Park City, Centerville elementary schools named National Blue Ribbon Schools
October 04, 2017
Utah dual language school, Jeremy Ranch Elementary, named National Blue Ribbon school. #DualLanguageRocks
Top tips for talking to kids about the Las Vegas shooting
October 04, 2017
Top tips for talking to kids about the Las Vegas shooting
Five Colorado schools, including one in Denver, got gold stars from the U.S. Department of Education
October 04, 2017
Valdez Elementary School, a dual language school in Denver, got gold stars from the U.S. Department of Education.
Why I Believe Teaching Kindness Is More Important Than Ever
October 04, 2017
Reflecting on current events, it's important to teach our students kindness.
Goshen kindergartners learning lessons in two languages
October 04, 2017
Indiana kindergartners learning lessons in two languages. 
Mandarin language immersion debuts at Mission Viejo middle school
September 27, 2017
Mandarin language immersion debuts at Mission Viejo middle school #DualLanguageRocks
Local schools recite Pledge of Allegiance in English, Spanish
September 27, 2017
Dual Language program students in El Paso recite Pledge of Allegiance in English and Spanish
Castaic Elementary begins weekly Chinese language classes
September 27, 2017
California elementary school starts K-5 Chinese class #DualLanguageRocks
Indiana Dual Immersion youth excel in pilot program
September 27, 2017
Indiana Dual Immersion youth excel in pilot program #DualLanguageRocks
Most States Plan To Use Student Absences To Measure School Success
September 27, 2017
Most States Plan To Use Student Absences To Measure School Success
Spokane Public School immerses kindergartners in Spanish language program
September 27, 2017
Spokane Public School immerses kindergartners in Spanish language program #DualLanguageRocks
Mandarin Chinese immersion school planned in Greenville
September 27, 2017
Mandarin Chinese immersion school planned in Greenville #DualLanguageRocks
3 ways to build community in a multi-cultural school
September 27, 2017
A kindergarten teacher working on a military base shares her best practices for connecting with ELL students and their parents.
Seven Ways to Use Google Docs to Support Bilingual Student Writers
September 27, 2017
Seven Ways to Use Google Docs to Support Bilingual Student Writers #DualLanguageRocks
Mesa Mall Hosts Hispanic Heritage Celebration
September 25, 2017
Colorado dual language school helps community celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month.
Gwinnett getting Georgia’s first English-Japanese dual language charter school
September 25, 2017
Gwinnett getting Georgia’s first English-Japanese dual language charter school
K5 class conducts surprise welcome upon dad’s deployment return
September 25, 2017
Chinese immersion school in South Carolina conducts surprise welcome upon dad’s deployment return.
New Mexico School Board Opts for Bilingual Pledge
September 25, 2017
Do your dual language programs recite the Pledge of Allegiance in two different languages?
Memphis Independent Schools Offer Varied Approaches to Early Childhood Learning
September 25, 2017
Memphis school offers preschool Spanish and Mandarin program. 
Inside a language immersion school
September 25, 2017
The first language immersion school in the U.S. opened in 1971. There are 1442 in the U.S. (not 450 as in the video) 
As Oakland public students flee, enticing new middle school aims to reduce exodus
September 25, 2017
Oakland dual language programs in middle school aims to reduce exodus. 
The School Climate Problem (and What We Can Do About It)
September 25, 2017
Students need emotional connection to school to be fully engaged. 
Chinese and Spanish Language Immersion Programs Celebrate Diversity at St.Cloud
September 25, 2017
Chinese and Spanish Language Immersion Programs Celebrate Diversity at St.Cloud
Scientists to Schools: Social, Emotional Development Crucial for Learning
September 25, 2017
Scientists to Schools: Social, Emotional Development Crucial for Learning
Dual language program succeeds at Hollywood Hills Elementary School
September 22, 2017
Congrats to Hollywood Hills Elementary School! #DualLanguageRocks
Jewish day schools celebrate the High Holy Days
September 22, 2017
L'shana tova! Happy New Year for friends and family at Hebrew dual language programs. 
Oglethorpe Elementary dual-language immersion program going strong in second year
September 22, 2017
Oglethorpe Elementary dual-language immersion program going strong in second year
29 Lafayette officials interested in more STEM, immersion offerings
September 21, 2017
Exciting news for #DualLanguage programs in Lafayette! 
Eva Mendes Talks Raising Bilingual Daughters with Ryan Gosling
September 21, 2017
Eva Mendes Talks Raising Bilingual Daughters with Ryan Gosling #Bilingual #DualLanguage
Immersion school in Keaau teaches students several languages, ‘with Hawaiian being the connector’
September 21, 2017
Great news for #DualLanguage programs!
Japanese-English Dual Language State Charter School to Open in Gwinnett County
September 21, 2017
Congratulations to Gwinnett County! #DualLanguage
CASPS Welcomes LAUSD English/Armenian Dual-language Program
September 19, 2017
LAUSD launched its' inaugural English/Armenian dual-language program at Mountain View Elementary School in Tujunga
Chinese language programs link students to culture
September 19, 2017
Chinese dual language programs link students to culture
Lou Henry class immerses kindergartners in French, English
September 19, 2017
Iowa school immerses kindergartners in French, English 
Charter school expansion opposed by Amherst schools
September 19, 2017
Chinese dual language immersion school expansion opposed by Amherst schools
Student tries to get undocumented girl deported, he gets expelled instead
September 19, 2017
Student tries to get undocumented girl deported, he gets expelled instead.
How to Create Culturally Responsive Classrooms
September 19, 2017
How to Create Culturally Responsive Classrooms
Parents speak out as District 112 weighs dual language magnet schools
September 19, 2017
What do you think of this?
Author Interview: 'Teacher Agency for Equity'
September 19, 2017
Teacher agency is based on the belief that teachers make a difference on students that extends beyond the classroom.
Spanish-English immersion classes bear rich fruit
September 19, 2017
Wy’east Middle School teacher says, ‘It’s never a deficit’ to have a second language
This #HispanicHeritageMonth, let’s reflect on the rich history, contributions of Latino Americans. 
September 19, 2017
An infinite amount of contributions! 
Kindergarten: Opening up dual possibilities
September 13, 2017
Dual language creates dual opportunity 
California adopts English Learning Roadmap to inform ELL instruction
September 13, 2017
California encourages the use of dual immersion classes as part of an overall global education strategy. #DualLanguage
Waterloo Schools Introduce first French/English classroom
September 07, 2017
Exciting times for this Iowa classroom! #DualLanguage
Teachers are among those affected by looming end of DACA
September 07, 2017
Teachers are among those affected by looming end of DACA
5 Steps to Build a Diverse Classroom Library and Encourage Empathy
September 07, 2017
How do you promote this in your classroom?
'Teaching is like an ultramarathon race: prepare well or you are in for a world of hurt'
September 07, 2017
'Teaching is like an ultramarathon race: prepare well or you are in for a world of hurt'
The fundamental things we aren’t teaching our kids
September 07, 2017
Thoughts? #Teachers
Oglethorpe Elementary dual-language immersion program going strong in second year
September 07, 2017
Great news from Oglethorpe Elementary! #DualLanguage
Students march in Fort Worth in support of ‘Dreamers’: ‘The school’s got my back’
September 07, 2017
We've got your back!
The Most Empowering Message New College Students Can Hear -- And Act On
September 07, 2017
"But students must take the initiative. Education isn’t a product or a gift students receive. Rather it’s theirs to create, actively, with their own choices and style and stride." Do you agree?
How to help students settle into the new school year
September 07, 2017
How to help students (and yourself) settle into the new school year! #Teachers
Florida county bans homework for elementary school students: Here's why
September 07, 2017
What are your thoughts on this?
Rock Hill children speak French, Spanish, shovel dirt at groundbreaking
September 06, 2017
We are so excited for these future multilingual students! 
Many L.A. students get to college; only a few finish
September 06, 2017
How do we fix this?
More than 1 million public school students estimated to be affected by Hurricane Harvey
September 06, 2017
More than 1 million public school students estimated to be affected by Hurricane Harvey
Kicking Out Students Shows Risks Of Results-Based Education
September 06, 2017
Thoughts? 
From The Classroom To The Boardroom: Fail Fast, Fail Often, Fail Forward
September 06, 2017
By teaching kids it's OK to fail, are we also helping them to succeed? 
How A Future Bilingual Teacher Fulfilled Her “Promise”
September 05, 2017
We love stories like these! Send us yours to be featured on our page! 
Time to expand foreign language opportunities, says Iowa State professor
September 05, 2017
We couldn't agree more! #DualLanguage
Time to expand foreign language opportunities, says Iowa State professor
September 05, 2017
We couldn't agree more! #DualLanguage
Rock Hill schools to break ground on new language immersion academy
August 31, 2017
Congratulations to the Rock Hill School District!
Second grade teacher in Florida starts 'Adopt-A-Classroom' after Hurricane Harvey
August 31, 2017
Great way for teachers to help the devastation in Texas. #Teachers #Texas
Is Changing Languages Effortful for Bilingual Speakers? Depends on the Situation, New Research Shows
August 31, 2017
What do you think? #DualLanguage #Bilingual
Early Edge California appoints new executive director to lead early education efforts
August 31, 2017
We are excited to see all that Patricia Lozano, a leader in dual language education, will accomplish as Executive Director of Early Edge California. 
Mar Vista resident receives Cal State LA’s 2017 President’s Distinguished Professor Award
August 31, 2017
Congratulations to Sharon Ulanoff, a leader in bilingual education! #DualLanguage
Google reps to train dozens of Albuquerque teachers
August 31, 2017
How do you utilize technology in the classroom? #Teachers
Buffalo Schools welcome 9 new teachers – from Puerto Rico
August 31, 2017
Best of luck to the 9 recruits from Puerto Rico as they begin their journay in the Buffalo Public School District! #DualLanguage 
Teacher shortages affecting every state as 2017-18 school year begins
August 31, 2017
"The problem has grown more acute in recent years as the profession has been hit with low morale over low pay, unfair evaluation methods, assaults on due-process rights, high-stakes testing requirements, insufficient resources and other issues."
What Should We Be Teaching Young Children?
August 31, 2017
Advice that is not always included in curriculum based education. #Teachers #Parents
FL teachers weigh in: How’s teaching changed since you entered the classroom?
August 29, 2017
What are your thoughts on this? #Teachers
Local educator launches bilingual preschool in Lima
August 29, 2017
Great opportunity for students to learn Spanish, French or Arabic in preschool. #DualLanguage
The Rewards of a True Bilingual Education Last a Lifetime
August 29, 2017
Tell us something we don't know.. #DualLanguage
The Biggest Misconception About Today's College Students
August 29, 2017
The Biggest Misconception About Today's College Students, NY Times. #Teachers #Students
Our View: Teachers educate about life as well as classroom work
August 29, 2017
What's your opinion on this teaching approach? #Teachers
He's got high hopes (and expectations)
August 29, 2017
A success story for this ESL learner turned Superintendent of Greenville Independent School District. #DualLanguage
There's no tired quite like teacher-tired
August 29, 2017
There's no tired quite like teacher-tired! #Teachers
Bilingual principal announced for Kennewick's new bilingual school
August 10, 2017
Congratulations to Jaime Silva!
Troublemakers in the classroom: Are they a disruption or a warning sign?
August 10, 2017
How do you handle the troublemakers in your classroom?
More Students Coming to US for High School, but Growth Slows
August 10, 2017
"The numbers have been growing at slower rates each year, but there's still definitely interest and growth in international students coming to earn a high school diploma in the U.S.," said Christine Farrugia, author of the new study.
Climate change's impact on our children
August 10, 2017
The Air Could Make Our Kids Protein Deficient, & It Has Serious Health Outcomes
Bilingual program abuzz in San Antonio
August 10, 2017
"Their concept is to cultivate social development in children as well as encouraging diversity, acceptance and understanding between peers." #DualLanguage
Horsham College hosted Wimmera Mallee German Regional Poetry Competition
August 10, 2017
Wimmera students participated in a German Poetry Competition, a great way to incorporate the arts into your dual language program!
How California can get better teachers
August 10, 2017
California is facing a shortage of 100,000 teachers over the next decade, while enrollment in training programs has dropped 70 percent.
Disorder or difference? Speech-language pathology team at NAU works with English language learners to diagnose speech disorders
August 10, 2017
A crucial look into how important it is to understand the learning differences in every child.
5 THINGS COLLEGE DOESN’T TELL YOU ABOUT TEACHING
August 09, 2017
What's missing?
Suburban educators develop guidelines on teaching about religion
August 09, 2017
Should religion be a part of curriculum? #Teachers
Professor's plan to let students grade themselves gets an F
August 09, 2017
What are other, effective ways of handling crippling stress that students face? #DualLanguage
Titan voice: An alum explains how she engages students via culturally responsive teaching
August 09, 2017
A powerful story that details experiences so many ELL face.
L.A. schools Supt. Michelle King pushes for 100% graduation in her State of the District speech
August 09, 2017
A promising future for education in the state of California #DualLanguage
Why Mass. Is Making A Third Attempt At Reforming English Language Ed
August 09, 2017
Share your thoughts on this article by going to our forum! #DualLanguage
Fluent in English and Spanish? A synagogue preschool wants its students to be, too
August 09, 2017
Exciting news for Florida! #DualLanguage
Getting ready for kindergarten: Community effort emerges in Wimauma
August 09, 2017
An awesome example of involving the community in education. View our Dual Language Schools Resource Guide for more advice on this!
Retired teachers have homework for future educators
August 09, 2017
Once a teacher, always a teacher.
Hadley charter school looks to increase enrollment
August 08, 2017
Best of luck to the Pioneer Valley Chinese Immersion Charter School in Hadley, Mass.! 
Studying languages can help in fight against Alzheimer’s
August 08, 2017
The benefits of #DualLanguage are endless!
Bilingual babies listen to language
August 08, 2017
Children and adults who have dual-language proficiency have been observed to perform better in "tasks that require switching or the inhibiting of a previously learned response," Lew-Williams said.
Eastern Michigan featuring international students on 108 banners
August 08, 2017
"It's designed to encourage international students to study here in the U.S. and show that this is a welcoming environment to people from other countries," Kraft said.
Idaho schools try new tactics to combat teacher shortage
August 08, 2017
How can we show the unique and powerful benefits of teaching to combat these immense shortages? #Teachers
Life skills beyond the classroom can boost children’s school performance
August 08, 2017
So important to keep students involved outside the classroom! 
Why Immersion Learning Matters: A Perspective
August 08, 2017
Immersion programs prepare you for life. #DualLanguage
Teachers creativity runs free in depot full of classroom materials
August 08, 2017
Great way to promote community involvement in your school districts!
Blue Valley school introduces program to help children become fluent in Chinese
August 08, 2017
Exciting news out of Kansas! #DualLanguage
New program aims to make ABQ workforce more bilingual
August 08, 2017
The importance of being #Bilingual
Want well-adjusted kids? Send them out to play
August 03, 2017
Let kids be kids!
Santa Maria Public Library awarded bilingual book grant
August 03, 2017
Get to reading, Santa Monica! #DualLanguage
Bilingual People May Experience Time Differently Depending On Language Used
August 03, 2017
Use this as your excuse the next time you're late! #Bilingual #Duallanguage
Global Edge
August 02, 2017
"The Barrington 220 Chinese Immersion Program has become a model program that other schools across the country look to emulate and will continue to be a strong draw for families relocating to the greater Chicago area" #DualLanguage #ChineseImmersion
5 Innovative Ways To Create Positive Classroom Culture
August 02, 2017
Helpful advice for #Teachers this fall!
Texas Bill Aims to Pay Teachers Back for Classroom Supplies
August 02, 2017
Way to go, Texas! #Teachers
Riverview strives for bilingual, project-based learning
August 02, 2017
Exciting news for Riverview School in Colorado! #DualLanguage
The true failure of foreign language instruction
August 02, 2017
"With such opportunities to improve foreign language instruction, let’s not give up on it entirely – let’s figure out how to complement it with the experiences that enable students to exploit it optimally!"
Help Your Students Earn A’s by Not Focusing on Grades
August 01, 2017
The importance of teaching intrinsic vs. extrinsic motivation. #Teachers
StoryWorld’s Innovative Bilingual Books Help Kids Start Learning Languages Early
August 01, 2017
Making #DualLanguage easier and more fun for young learners! 
Educators gathered at CSU Channel Islands get some lessons from Jill Biden
August 01, 2017
A valuable opportunity for teachers in California! 
The goal of a new program in Hillsborough schools: Read a book in English, discuss it in Spanish
August 01, 2017
"Today's methods stress high standards of reading, writing, understanding and speaking in both languages. The object is to be not only bilingual, but also "biliterate." #DualLanguage 
Award-Winning Teachers Reflect on Their Training
August 01, 2017
These three things are: to forget, to give courage, and to inspire perseverance. First, a teacher needs to forget what he knows and think like someone who is learning something for the first time, piecing together arguments that can persuade and guide students who don’t already understand a topic intuitively.
Lake County having difficulty finding bilingual, special education teachers
August 01, 2017
#DualLanguage teachers are coveted and invaluable. 
SAT Scores Fall While Classroom A's Rise
August 01, 2017
Do you agree? #GradeInflation
OPINION: UGA’s learning bias in the classroom
August 01, 2017
An important article in minding the various types of learners in your classroom. 
Survey: Teachers spend nearly $500 of own money on classroom supplies
August 01, 2017
#TeacherLife #BacktoSchool
The Distracted Classroom: Transparency, Autonomy, and Pedagogy
August 01, 2017
Technology in the classroom, do the benefits outweigh the negatives?
Elgin U46 OKs spending $581,000 for new ESL textbooks
July 26, 2017
A big investment in our children's education!
New bilingual primary care clinic opens in southwest Little Rock
July 26, 2017
A great step for Arkansas!
Spanish education ‘instills bicultural heritage’ in students
July 26, 2017
The many benefits of a #DualLanguage education!
Teachers With Student Debt: These Are Their Stories
July 26, 2017
Why is it that the most important profession in shaping our nation's future is heavily underpaid and faced with crippling debt? #Teachers
Teaching the Google Generation
July 26, 2017
"Learning is a practice, I came to understand through these and other such experiences during my formal education years. Learning is not a point, not a quick retrieval, not a search and click.  Learning is a mission of building mental structures that allow you to place information in its full context."
Tips and tools for teaching and viewing the eclipse safely on Aug. 21
July 26, 2017
Interesting tips for teaching outside the classroom! 
Helping your student with disabilities prepare for the future
July 26, 2017
Important article that discusses the differences and heightened importance on preparing students with disabilities post high-school. 
Explaining behavior: Professionals seek to address students' trauma
July 26, 2017
"The mantra of trauma-informed education is that the key question to ask a student who may be struggling or acting out is not “What’s wrong with you?” but “What happened to you?”
Study: Iowa lags in world language education
July 25, 2017
Informative article that highlights our friends at #SealofBiliteracy!
In moving graduation speech, Yale-bound student takes on doubters who said her class would ‘fail’ and ‘go to jail’
July 25, 2017
A beautiful speech by the Valedictorian of Hillhouse High School in New Haven, Conn.
How Students, Parents Can Partner on SAT, ACT Prep
July 25, 2017
Some good advice on how you can help your child prepare for the SAT/ACTs.
Cactus Shadows High School Class of 2017 receives Arizona and CCUSD Seal of Biliteracy
July 25, 2017
Congratulations to the 34 graduates of Cactus Shadows High School on their #SealofBiliteracy achievement! 
Talk up importance of bilingual education in America | Opinion
July 24, 2017
Great op-ed in increasing the awareness of the importance of #DualLanguage programs!
Report: Best Practices for ELL Students in Personalized Environments
July 24, 2017
Some advice as you begin to prepare your #DualLanguage curriculum for fall!
Senator Diegnan and Foreign Language Educators of New Jersey Hail Passage of Bill from Senate to Establish Develop Dual Language Immersion Programs
July 24, 2017
“The best way for a student to excel in a foreign language is an immersion program,” said Senator Diegnan (D-Middlesex). “The ability to be bilingual or multilingual is increasingly necessary for study, work and coexistence and provides cultural awareness to children at a young age.  It also gives young people a more pluralistic vision of the world which helps them be prepared for the demands of the 21st century labor market.  Most important, it contributes to the economic diversity and growth of our state.”
FIVE WAYS TO MAKE YOUR MORNING ROUTINE MORE MEANINGFUL
July 24, 2017
FIVE WAYS TO MAKE YOUR MORNING ROUTINE MORE MEANINGFUL
UW team shows a way to teach babies second language if parents only speak one
July 20, 2017
"For decades, researchers have built a compelling amount of evidence that the earlier you introduce a child to a second language, the stronger his or her bilingual skills will be....So when the regional government in Madrid, Spain, decided to boost bilingual education for infants there, officials asked the UW’s Institute of Learning & Brain Sciences to develop and test a program to teach a second language to young children whose parents speak only one."
Cabe column: Why is dual-language learning a threat to some?
July 20, 2017
Interesting op-ed that discusses public prejudice that comes with implementing Dual Language Schools in new areas. 
New state education policy could help expand bilingual education
July 19, 2017
"The Department of Education announced on Friday the adoption of the English Learner Roadmap policy and resource guide. The policy aims to remove barriers to help the state’s more than 1,000 school districts implement bilingual and multilingual instruction, comply with state and federal education laws and better serve the 1.4 million California students classified as English learners."
Clifty Creek chosen for dual-language immersion program
July 19, 2017
Great news out of Indiana! 
Senator José Rodríguez files Special Session education bills
July 18, 2017
"“The investment in our students is an investment in our future,” Rodríguez said, regarding funding weights. “This is long overdue.”"
Bilingual babies: Study shows how exposure to a foreign language ignites infants’ learning
July 18, 2017
"For years, scientists and parents alike have touted the benefits of introducing babies to two languages: Bilingual experience has been shown to improve cognitive abilities, especially problem-solving."
Bilingual speech contest builds relationships between American and Chinese students
July 17, 2017
“Languages are so beautiful and are keys to understanding other cultures,” Yang said. “Today’s competition is a platform for communication between cultures.”
State board: ‘English Learner Roadmap’ to aid 1.4M students
July 17, 2017
Great news for #DualLanguageEducation out of California! 
Our Views: Delavan-Darien School District’s problems go beyond racism
July 14, 2017
Read this article and share your thoughts by going to our forum! 
Raising a Truly Bilingual Child
July 14, 2017
Great article from The New York Times about the importance of raising your child bilingual, that shows how #DualLanguage programs can help! 
High-Achieving, Low-Income Students Excluded From Gifted Classes, Investigation Finds
July 14, 2017
An important read in acknowledging the various tyhpes of profiling happening in our classrooms. #DualLanguage
Does the Word ‘Teacher’ Still Describe What Educators Do in the Classroom?
July 14, 2017
Teachers are invaluable to our children's futures. 
Hoboken council people urge school board not to continue litigation against HOLA Read more: Hudson Reporter - Hoboken council people urge school board not to continue litigation against HOLA
July 14, 2017
A big win for #DualLanguage programs and Bilingual Education! 
Investigation Questions Whether District Meets Needs of Bilingual Students
July 14, 2017
Does your Dual Language program meet your state's requirements? This article discusses how great bilingual teachers can make up for a lack of school resources.
As California bilingual education grows, teacher training is key
July 14, 2017
As Dual Language programs continue to grow across the country, the need for bilingual teachers increases and therefore their training is more important than ever! 
Spanish-immersion sees success at Gregory, North Carolina
May 16, 2017
Spanish-immersion sees success at Gregory, North Carolina 
Dual immersion students at Morris Elementary showcase bilingual skills
May 16, 2017
Dual immersion students at California Morris Elementary showcase bilingual skills
Walk-and-run event will support Nuestro Mundo Community School
May 15, 2017
Montana dual langauge school Walk-and-run event will support Nuestro Mundo Community School
Washington Governor signs bill expanding dual language funding for public schools.
May 10, 2017
Washington Governor signs bill expanding dual language funding for public schools.
LA Unified dual-language classes for early learners tap into their elastic brains
May 10, 2017
LA Unified dual-language classes for early learners tap into their elastic brains
Should D.C. schools offer more dual-language programs?
May 08, 2017
Should D.C. schools offer more dual-language programs?
New dual immersion Pre-K program at Winchester, Virginia open for Fall 2017.
May 05, 2017
New dual immersion Pre-K program at Winchester, Virginia open for Fall 2017. 
Hatch Elementary School dual language program celebrated annual Fiesta.
May 05, 2017
Hatch Elementary School dual language program at Half Moon Bay celebrated annual Fiesta. 
Students from Pioneer Elementary School's Dual Immersion school in Washington dance troupe the Mexican Dancers celebrate Cinco de Mayo
May 05, 2017
Students from Pioneer Elementary School's Dual Immersion school in Washington  dance troupe the Mexican Dancers celebrate Cinco de Mayo
Work starts on new Kennewick dual language elementary in Washington
May 02, 2017
Work starts on new Kennewick dual language elementary  in Washington
Ogden's T.O. Smith Elementary presents dual-language 'Wizard of Oz'
April 27, 2017
Utah Ogden's T.O. Smith Elementary presents dual-language 'Wizard of Oz'
Elementary kids learn math, science, history, art — and two languages in Idaho
April 26, 2017
Elementary kids learn math, science, history, art — and two languages in Idaho.
Redmond to launch dual language immersion program
April 26, 2017
Two Redmond kindergarten classes will hear instruction in English and Spanish this fall, when the school district launches its first dual immersion program
Topeka magnet school grows its dual-language program
April 21, 2017
Topeka magnet school grows its dual-language program
Five Dual Language students participate in Japanese Language Speech Contest
April 19, 2017
Five Chicago Dual Language students participate in Japanese Language Speech Contest
Two French immersion programs planned for Evangeline Parish, Louisiana
April 18, 2017
Two French immersion programs planned for Evangeline Parish, Louisiana 
Kansas' dual language school program at USD 501 keep growing
April 17, 2017
Kansas'  dual language school program at USD 501  keep growing
Becoming bilingual: Georgia Brown Elementary students learn in English and Spanish
April 17, 2017
Georgia Brown Elementary School, a dual-immersion magnet school in Paso Robles, has remained ahead of the curve when it comes to bilingual education in California  
Holbrook Elementary to reopen in Concord, California as language academy for dual language immersion.
April 14, 2017
Holbrook Elementary to reopen in Concord, California  as language academy for dual language immersion.
Our Washington DC Neighborhood School Didn’t Have a Dual-Language Immersion Program So We Started One
April 12, 2017
Our Neighborhood School Didn’t Have a Dual-Language Immersion Program So We Started One
San Marcos CISD Dual Language Program information and registration session will be held starting April 11!
April 10, 2017
San Marcos CISD Dual Language Program information and registration session will be held starting April 11! 
Pasadena Unified in California Adds French To Its Dual Language Immersion Program
April 07, 2017
Pasadena Unified Adds French To Its Dual Language Immersion Program
How Discrimination Nearly Stalled a Dual-Language Program in Boston
April 07, 2017
How Discrimination Nearly Stalled a Dual-Language Program in Boston After years of advocacy, the city’s first Haitian Creole–English school opens in the fall.
Massachusetts' Southbridge school district unveils dual language program.
April 03, 2017
Massachusetts' Southbridge school district unveils dual language program. 
Mattapan early ed. center pitches dual language Haitian Creole program in Massachusetts
March 28, 2017
Mattapan early ed. center pitches dual language Haitian Creole program
Illinois Hawthorn 73 to expand dual language program into middle schools
March 28, 2017
Illinois Hawthorn 73 to expand dual language program into middle schools
Florida's Gainesville Independent School District plans to expand dual language program
March 27, 2017
Gainesville Independent School District will host two informational meetings concerning the implementation of a dual language two-way program for parents and community members.
Fostering Vietnamese Dual Language Programs in Schools in Fullerton, California
March 20, 2017
Fostering Vietnamese Dual Language Programs in Schools. 
Public rallies behind Spanish immersion program in Winona schools
March 17, 2017
Public rallies behind Spanish immersion program in Winona schools
West Contra Costa Unified School District (WCCUSD) in California opens Mandarin Chinese immersion school for kindergarten
March 14, 2017
West Contra Costa Unified School District (WCCUSD)  in California opens Mandarin Chinese immersion school for kindergarten
Understanding the Promise of Dual-Language Education in SAISD
March 10, 2017
Understanding the Promise of Dual-Language Education in San Antonio ISD, Texas
Edison Elementary in Walla Walla, Washington will become the district’s dedicated two-way dual school.
March 10, 2017
Edison Elementary in Walla Walla, Washington  will become the district’s dedicated two-way dual school.
Greet light on dual-language program In Fort Morgan, Colorado
March 09, 2017
Greet light on dual-language program In Fort Morgan, Colorado 
LA Times video on Dual-language program at Mar Vista elementary school
March 09, 2017
Dual-language program at Mar Vista elementary school in Los Angeles
Merced County students earn recognition for dual-language proficiency
March 07, 2017
Merced County students earn recognition for dual-language proficiency
L.A. Unified is expanding beneficial dual-language programs for preschooler
March 06, 2017
L.A. Unified is expanding beneficial dual-language programs for preschooler
East Elementary leads Utah in Spanish proficiency.
March 01, 2017
East Elementary leads Utah in Spanish proficiency.
Fulton schools hope to profit from teaching Mandarin
March 01, 2017
Fulton schools hope to profit from teaching Mandarin
East Elementary Leads Utah in Dual Language Immersion Spanish Proficiency
March 01, 2017
East Elementary Leads Utah  in Dual Language Immersion Spanish Proficiency  
Edison Elementary will become Walla Walla’s exclusive dedicated dual-language school
February 28, 2017
Edison Elementary will become Walla Walla’s exclusive dedicated dual-language school 
Grant expands dual-language training for teachers in New Mexico
February 28, 2017
Grant expands dual-language training for teachers in New Mexico
West Contra Costa Unified School District School Board Approves Mandarin Dual Language Immersion Program.
February 21, 2017
West Contra Costa Unified School District School Board Approves Mandarin Dual Language Immersion Program.
Dual-language plans aired for Walla Walla schools, Washington
February 21, 2017
Dual-language plans aired for Walla Walla schools
Kindergarten en Español: Dual Language Immersion to start with two Canalino classes
February 18, 2017
Kindergarten en Español: Dual Language Immersion to start with two Canalino classes  in Carpinteria Unified School District, California
Georgia District preparing survey on dual-language immersion
February 18, 2017
Parents across Forsyth County should expect to receive an information sheet and survey regarding a proposed dual-language immersion program 
Delaware's Language-themed charters schools come together to collaborate
February 15, 2017
Delaware's Language-themed charters schools come together to collaborate
Beginning next fall, students at Grand Haven Christian School kindergarten Spanish immersion class will receive 100 percent instruction in Spanish.
February 14, 2017
Beginning next fall,  students at Grand Haven Christian School kindergarten Spanish immersion class will receive 100 percent instruction in Spanish. 
Dual-language program changes spell major shift for Walla Walla School in Washington
February 13, 2017
Dual-language program changes spell major shift for Walla Walla School in Washington
Paxson third-graders in Missoula, Montana show off Spanish skills in play
February 06, 2017
Paxson third-graders in Missoula, Montana show off Spanish skills in play
Jimenez Elementary Schoo in Santa Maria, CA gears up for third year of dual language immersion program
February 03, 2017
Jimenez Elementary Schoo in Santa Maria, CA gears up for third year of dual language immersion program
Moline School District works to balance dual language program
February 03, 2017
Moline School Districtin Illinois  works to balance dual language program
Lake in the Hills Preschool offering dual langauge program
February 03, 2017
Lake in the Hills Preschool  in Illinois offering dual langauge program
Spokane Public Schools will offer a Spanish language immersion class this fall
February 03, 2017
Spokane Public Schools in Washington  will offer a Spanish language immersion class this fall 
Nash-Rocky Mount set to start Global Ready program and dual langauge programs.
January 30, 2017
Nash-Rocky Mount set to start Global Ready program and dual langauge programs. 
West View is a dual-language school, the newspaper — the Bobcat Gazette — is printed in both English and Spanish.
January 27, 2017
West View dual-language school in Washington publishes school newspaper in both English and Spanish.
Dual language education for the youngest learners could help save LA Unified, committee is told
January 25, 2017
Dual language education for the youngest learners could help save LA Unified, committee is told
Teachers from Spain add new dimension to Woodland dual-language program in Illinois
January 25, 2017
Teachers from Spain add new dimension to Woodland dual-language program
Dual immersion rises in popularity
January 24, 2017
Dual immersion rises in popularity
Chicago parents urge District 204 to start dual language program.
January 24, 2017
Chicago parents urge District 204 to start dual language program. 
Chicago District 54 offers parents dual langauge program choices for their children.
January 24, 2017
Chicago District 54 offers parents dual langauge  program choices for their children.
Georgia's Forsyth elementary schools may revisit dual-language program
January 23, 2017
 Forsyth's Immersion curriculum would split English, foreign language instruction
Sacred Heart dual immersion program readies students for life, language, culture
January 17, 2017
California's Sacred Heart dual immersion program readies students for life, language, culture
Pasadena Unified Now Accepting Applications for French Dual Immersion Program
January 17, 2017
The Pasadena Unified School District (PUSD) is accepting applications for a French dual language immersion program in the 2017-2018 academic year
Colorado Re-3 School District exploring creating dual-language immersion program
January 17, 2017
Colorado Re-3 School District exploring creating dual-language immersion program
Eugene School District to offer dual language program in Mandarin Chinese
January 13, 2017
Eugene School District to offer dual language program in Mandarin Chinese
Language School in Montbello. Colorado builds community conversations
January 12, 2017
Colorado's Language School in Montbello builds community conversations
East Aurora in Illinois is preparing for dual language program
January 11, 2017
East Aurora in Illinois  is preparing for dual language program
Illinois' Crystal Lake Elementary District 47's dual-language information meetings set
December 28, 2016
Illinois' Crystal Lake Elementary District 47's dual-language information meetings set
Good time to add Chinese. Eugene School District in Oregon plans Mandarin program.
December 28, 2016
Good time to add Chinese. Eugene School District in Oregon plans Mandarin program.
Wymoing School district plans lottery for Spanish dual-language class
December 27, 2016
Wymoing School district plans lottery for Spanish dual-language class
A decade of discovery for language immersion students in St Cloud Minnesota
December 27, 2016
A decade of discovery for language immersion students in St Cloud Minnesota
Pasadena Unified School District Considering French Dual Language Immersion Program
December 24, 2016
California Pasadena Unified School District Considering French Dual Language Immersion Program
Portland dual language study linked to significant reading gains
December 24, 2016
Portland dual language study linked to significant reading gains
Cincinnati's Oak Hills keeping, expanding Spanish immersion program
December 21, 2016
Oak Hills keeping, expanding Spanish immersion program
Parents demand Russian language program in Bellevue Schools, Washington
December 21, 2016
Parents demand Russian language program in Bellevue Schools, Washington
Orland Unified to launch dual language program
December 20, 2016
Orland Unified in Chico California launch dual language program
Provo to hold meeting on dual-language immersion program
December 12, 2016
Provo, Utah to hold meeting on dual-language immersion program
Cache District: Class-size inequality not the norm in dual-language schools in Logan, Utah
December 12, 2016
Cache District: Class-size inequality not the norm in dual-language schools
Spanish immersion program coming to Milton elementaries in Delware
December 12, 2016
Spanish immersion program coming to Milton elementaries
Indiana's South Bend schools starting Spanish immersion program
December 11, 2016
Indiana's South Bend schools starting Spanish immersion program
North Carolina School board approved new dual language program.
December 09, 2016
The Nash-Rocky Mount Board of Education approved a partnership with Visiting International Faculty to implement a new dual immersion program t
‘Riverview’ urged as name for new K-8 school south of Glenwood
December 09, 2016
“Riverview” should be the name and dual language, project-based learning should be the educational focus of the Roaring Fork School District’s newest school.
Atlanta International School Hones German Focus With Christmas Market
December 07, 2016
Atlanta International School Hones German Focus With Christmas Market
Princeton Dual Language program will expand
December 07, 2016
The successful Dual Language Immersion Program at Community Park School New jersey will be an ongoing initiative in the district, after last month’s unanimous affirmation by the  Princeton Public Schools Board of Education.
Open enrollment dates for Dual Language Program in Natrona County Schools, New York
December 02, 2016
Open enrollment dates for Dual Language Program in Natrona County Schools, New York
IDAHO OPTs FOR DUAL-LANGUAGE PROGRAMS TO CLOSE ACHIEVEMENT GAPS
December 01, 2016
IDAHO OPTs FOR DUAL-LANGUAGE PROGRAMS TO CLOSE ACHIEVEMENT GAPS
Language No Barrier in Multilingual D-34 St Glenview, Illinois
November 29, 2016
If Glenview School District 34 wanted to hold a model United Nations event, it would not have to look outside its buildings’ walls to find participants with a penchant for languages spoken around the world.
PRINCETON: Dual language immersion to continue at Community Park
November 29, 2016
New Jersey PRINCETON: Dual language immersion to continue at Community Park
Georgia Elementary school tackles dual language immersion program.
November 29, 2016
Smyrna,Georgia Elementary school tackles dual language immersion program. 
Oregon's West Linn-Wilsonville School District Dual Language program lays its roots
November 29, 2016
Potland's West Linn-Wilsonville School District Dual Language program lays its roots
North Carolina's Dual-language program a quantifiable success
November 29, 2016
North Carolina's Dual-language program a quantifiable success
Lafayette Parish School Board considers second health site, dual language program
October 07, 2016
Lafayette Parish School Board considers second health site, dual language program
Alabama's Kelly Springs students learning about Chinese language, customs
October 07, 2016
Alabama's Kelly Springs students learning about Chinese language, customs
Spanish dual immersion expands to middle school in Bend, Oregon
October 07, 2016
Spanish dual immersion expands to middle school in Bend, Oregon
KISD dual language classes pressure parents to keep up
October 07, 2016
Kilgore ISD dual language classes pressure parents to keep up
Strong Demand for Spanish Immersion Program in Town With Iowa's Dutch Heritage
September 30, 2016
Strong Demand for Spanish Immersion Program in Town With Iowa's Dutch Heritage
Morris pilots first immersion classes in Delaware's district
September 29, 2016
Morris pilots first immersion classes in Delaware's district
Cleveland's dual language school interviewed by local TV.
September 29, 2016
Cleveland's dual language school interviewed by local TV.
Alaska school received $1.5 million grant to support dual language program in both English and Alaska native languages.
September 26, 2016
Alaska school received $1.5 million grant to support dual language program in both English and Alaska native languages.
How Bay Shore's dual language program is changing life trajectories in New York
September 26, 2016
How Bay Shore's dual language program is changing life trajectories in New York
Milwaukee Public Schools announces community sessions about new dual-language Montessori school
September 22, 2016
Milwaukee Public Schools announces community sessions about new dual-language Montessori school
East Aurora may start dual-language program
September 22, 2016
East Aurora may start dual-language program
Dual-immersion program begins at Laramie
September 22, 2016
Dual-immersion program begins at Laramie
Kindergarten students say ‘hola’ to new program in Delware
September 22, 2016
Kindergarten students say ‘hola’ to new program in Delware
Dual language classes flourish in El Paso
September 21, 2016
Dual language classes flourish in El Paso
Could you learn 3 languages at once? Kids at this Atlanta school can
September 21, 2016
Could you learn 3 languages at once? Kids at this Atlanta school can
Eight years ago, the dual language program in the Patchogue-Medford School District hit the ground and has been expanding ever since
September 15, 2016
Eight years ago, the dual language program in the Patchogue-Medford School District hit the ground and has been expanding ever since.
OPS dual-language program caters to students new to English or Spanish
September 15, 2016
OPS dual-language program caters to students new to English or Spanish
Washington's Selah, Mabton schools count the benefits of dual language programs
September 14, 2016
Washington's Selah, Mabton schools count the benefits of dual language programs
Carthage kindergartners learn in English and Spanish in southwest Missouri
September 12, 2016
Carthage kindergartners learn in English and Spanish in southwest Missouri
Dual-language program thrives at Madison Elementary School at Mount Vernon, Washington
September 12, 2016
Dual-language program thrives at Madison Elementary School at Mount Vernon, Washington
Missouri Dual-language program holds benefits, but no waiting list yet
September 09, 2016
Missouri Dual-language program holds benefits, but no waiting list yet
Chicago's Red Oak Elementary School in southwest Highland Park will become a Spanish-English immersion academy starting in 2017
September 08, 2016
Chicago's Red Oak Elementary School in southwest Highland Park will become a Spanish-English immersion academy starting in 2017
Nogales, Ariz. childhood brings cultural perspective to new goal setter at dual-language academy
September 07, 2016
Nogales, Ariz. childhood brings cultural perspective to new goal setter at dual-language academy
Jerome students learn in 2 languages in Idaho
September 06, 2016
Idaho's Jerome students learn in 2 languages
Grant helps pay for new home for dual language program in KENNEWICK, Washington
September 03, 2016
Grant helps pay for new home for dual language program in KENNEWICK, Washington
School Year Marks 10-Years of Immersion Programs in District 742 , Minnesota
September 02, 2016
This school year will mark 10 years of language immersion programs in the St. Cloud Area School District.
New French, Spanish immersion schools open in larger, tech-filled buildings at Columbus, Ohio
September 02, 2016
New French, Spanish immersion schools open in larger, tech-filled buildings at Columbus, Ohio
Two new dual language programs open in Orange County, California.
September 01, 2016
Two new dual language programs open in Orange County, California.
The first school in Britain to teach all its lessons in Chinese as well as English is to open in September next year in west London.
September 01, 2016
The first school in Britain to teach all its lessons in Chinese as well as English is to open in September next year in west London.
Buncombe's dual-language program lets students learn Spanish in third grade at North Carolina
August 31, 2016
North Carolina's Buncombe's dual-language program lets students learn Spanish in third grade
THE REASON WHY LATINOS ARE HESITANT TO ENROLL THEIR KIDS IN DUAL LANGUAGE SCHOOLS
August 26, 2016
THE REASON WHY LATINOS ARE HESITANT TO ENROLL THEIR KIDS IN DUAL LANGUAGE SCHOOLS
Dallas schools double up in expanding dual-language program
August 26, 2016
Dallas schools double up in expanding dual-language program
Dual language school in Guam!
August 24, 2016
Dual-language school is lifelong dream for Rosa Palomo
Austin, Texas dual language school teacher finalist for Texas Teacher of the year!
August 24, 2016
Austin, Texas dual language school teacher finalist for Texas Teacher of the year!
Dual language schools are fast-growing, but Latino families mostly hesitant to enroll
August 24, 2016
Dual language schools are fast-growing, but Latino families mostly hesitant to enroll
Chicago's District U46 expands dual language program to include 7th grade
August 22, 2016
Chicago's District U46 expands dual language program to include 7th grade
Los Angeles Unified Expands Dual-Language, Bilingual Programs
August 22, 2016
Los Angeles Unified Expands Dual-Language, Bilingual Programs
Dual language program at Grand Rapid, Michigan sees strong enrollment.
August 16, 2016
Holland Language Academy sees strong enrollment in first year
With 54 students, Ivy Creek joins growth of dual language immersion programs in Georgia
August 15, 2016
With 54 students, Ivy Creek joins growth of dual language immersion programs in Gwinnett, Georgia
Fullerton School District is implementing its first dual-language immersion program complete with STEAM learning
August 15, 2016
Fullerton School District is implementing its first dual-language immersion program complete with STEAM learning
Duallanguageschools.org in the news...
August 15, 2016
Duallanguageschools.org in the news...
Milpitas' first dual language program begins this school year with 79 students
August 15, 2016
California Milpitas' first dual language program begins this school year with 79 students
Dual-language program in Spanish, English launched at Oglethorpe Avenue Elementary in Anthem, Georgia
August 12, 2016
Dual-language program in Spanish, English launched at Oglethorpe Avenue Elementary in Anthem, Georgia
Virginia's new dual language program expands students' horizons
August 09, 2016
Winchester's new dual language program expands students' horizons in Virginia
Ohio's first dual language immersion school opens on Cleveland's west sid
August 09, 2016
Ohio's first dual language immersion school opens on Cleveland's west sid
New dual language programs in Atlanta, Georgia
August 04, 2016
Six new dual language programs in Atlanta, Georgia
Austin dual-language schools seek more native Spanish speakers
August 01, 2016
Texas' Austin ISD dual-language schools seek more native Spanish speakers
Waterford Elementary at Goshen, Indiana embarks on dual-language path
July 29, 2016
Waterford Elementary at Goshen, Indiana embarks on dual-language path
Arizona's Tuscon USD dual language program revamped, expanded to east side
July 29, 2016
More students in the Tucson Unified School District will get the chance to learn a second language this school year.
Development & Education Once, students were punished for speaking Spanish. Here, they are honored.
July 27, 2016
Development & Education Once, students were punished for speaking Spanish. Here, they are honored.
RIVERSIDE: School district expands dual immersion
July 25, 2016
The Riverside Unified School District will expand its dual language immersion program to middle school next year.
New Spanish Immersion Preschool Opens In Cypress, Texas
July 25, 2016
New Spanish Immersion Preschool Opens In Cypress, Texas
"Global Ambassadors Language Academy" opens its doors to students.in Ohio.
July 25, 2016
The school, known as "GALA" for short, is the first dual language immersion school in Northeast Ohio
Bilingual preschool in Greensburg PA speaks to demand for earlier foreign language instruction
July 12, 2016
Bilingual preschool in Greensburg speaks to demand for earlier foreign language instruction
Students in Henderson County, North Carolina learn Spanish as part of dual-language program
July 11, 2016
It's the first school in Henderson County to have the dual language program.
Illinois' Yorkville Hispanic Parents Happy with Addition of Dual Language Kindergarten Section
July 08, 2016
Yorkville Hispanic Parents Happy with Addition of Dual Language Kindergarten Section
Gwinnett rolls out dual language programs to aid foreign-born students
June 30, 2016
Georgia’s largest school district is rolling out more dual language programs to aid foreign-born students
Former White House aide alleges discrimination in MD language immersion program
June 27, 2016
Will Jawando, a former Obama administration aide and education department employee, has filed a complaint with the Office of Civil Rights, arguing the Montgomery County school district discriminates against black and Latino families in its popular language immersion program.
Washington's Kennewick dual language, east-side students could benefit most from $51M grant
June 27, 2016
Kennewick’s Amistad Elementary School in Kennewick, Washington could have a sister school built next to it as part of a scenario proposed by district administrators planning how to spend a $51 million state grant.
Pasadena Jackson STEM Dual Language Magnet Academy's Fifth Grade Students Present their Capstone Projects
June 17, 2016
Jackson STEM Dual Language Magnet Academy's Fifth Grade Students Present their Capstone Projects
Full Spanish immersion starting up at Missoula school in Montana
June 16, 2016
Full Spanish immersion starting up at Missoula school
Small town school in Indiana starts its dual language programs.
June 16, 2016
Small town school in Indiana starts its dual language programs.
LKSD dual language program helps students succeed in Yupik and English
June 16, 2016
Alaska's LKSD dual language program helps students succeed in Yupik and English
Two schools earn Indiana dual language grants
June 16, 2016
Two schools in Indiana earn state dual language grants
Stocktrail on pace to open, host Spanish dual-language
June 16, 2016
Wymoing's Stocktrail on pace to open, host Spanish dual-language
Idaho's Jefferson County School Board looks to set dual immersion timeline
June 10, 2016
Idaho's Jefferson County School Board looks to set dual immersion timeline
What’s Stopping More Schools From Replicating Sherman Elementary’s Success With Bilingual Ed
June 10, 2016
Nearly 100 percent of Sherman Elementary’s students come from low-income families. More than 70 percent are non-native English-speakers. The school’s success is challenging the assumption that the most effective way to teach students English is by placing them in English-only classrooms.
Portland Spanish Immersion First-Graders Learn Muy Rapido
June 09, 2016
In Lyseth Elementary's immersion classroom, first-graders learn and communicate only in Spanish.
Immersion schools keep once-fading Hawaiian language thriving
June 09, 2016
A legacy of colonialism nearly wiped out Hawaiian's language and its culture. These immersion schools weren’t having it.
Wymoning District adding four dual immersion classes
June 09, 2016
Wymoning's Spanish-English program is in high demand. It currently has 480 student
Caldwell Heights Elementary School is accepting transfer students into the school’s Dual Language and International Baccalaureate (IB) School of Choice
June 07, 2016
Texas Rock Rock's Caldwell Heights Elementary School is accepting transfer students into the school’s Dual Language and International Baccalaureate (IB) School of Choice
Paxson Elementary to be fully 'immersed' in Spanish this fall in Montana
June 07, 2016
Montana's Paxson Elementary School's dual-language immersion program will live up to its name, with every student required to participate.
Audit: TUSD's dual language program too weak to promote proficienc
June 07, 2016
Audit: TUSD's dual language program too weak to promote proficienc
Wymoming School ready to celebrate dual immersion
June 07, 2016
Students enrolled in the dual immersion program at Teton County School District No. 1 are ready to demonstrate what they learned this year.
White House voices support for dual language learners at regional summit
June 06, 2016
Donna Shalala was one of several distinguished guests at a White House regional summit on dual language learners
U-46 dual language program will expand to middle schools this fall
June 06, 2016
Lords Park Elementary School in Elgin offers dual language instruction for students from kindergarten through sixth grade. The dual language program has grown to serve 8,382 students through sixth grade at 33 sites this school year.
Texas' Irving ISD’s first graduating class of dual language students ready to take on the world — in English and Spanish
June 04, 2016
Irving ISD’s first graduating class of dual language students ready to take on the world — in English and Spanish
Chicago Public Schools adds 5 more dual language schools.
June 03, 2016
Chicago Public Schools adds 5 more dual language schools in 2016-2017.
Delaware is ready to expand its dual language proigram
May 27, 2016
Delaware is ready to expand its dual language proigram
Fremont Dual language helps children intellectually
May 27, 2016
Fremont Dual language helps children intellectually
Meet a Class of Bilingual Fifth Graders in Iowa
May 27, 2016
A class of fifth graders at Saint Anthony Catholic School in Des Moines are reaching a milestone. The students are coming to the end of six years of taking all of their coursework in Spanish..
Detroit Public Schools caters to a growing Arab immigrant population
May 24, 2016
Detroit Public Schools caters to a growing Arab immigrant population by offering Arabic dual language programs
Kids celebrate year's end at Unidos Dual Language Charter in Georgia
May 24, 2016
Unidos Dual Language Charter students and their parents celebrated the end of the 2015-16 school year with singing and dancing.
New dual language program to start in fall in Harrisonburg, VA
May 24, 2016
Harrisonburg, VA starts New dual language program in fall, 2016
Connectucut's Mano a Mano' program encourages bilingualism
May 24, 2016
Silvermine's school’s ‘Mano a Mano’ program encourages bilingualism in native English and native Spanish speakers, alternately immersing its students in English and Spanish classes.
District prepares for dual-immersion program at Lararme, Wyoming.
May 23, 2016
ASCD #1 prepares for dual-immersion program at Lararme, Wyoming.
North Carolina's Henderson Spanish program es grande exito
May 23, 2016
Kids in the dual-language classes are outperforming other kids in the non-dual-language classes in academics,” says Dr. Christine Smith
Immersion Program Helps Students Become Fluent in Foreign Language in Iowa
May 19, 2016
Iowa's Immersion Program Helps Students Become Fluent in Foreign Language
Louisville's Parkwood to launch dual language classroom
May 19, 2016
Parkwood to launch dual language classroom in Louisville, Kentucky
¿Habla Español? Language immersion programs bring the world to West Michigan
May 19, 2016
Language immersion programs bring the world to Grand Rapids
Dual language immersion in Lafayette, Louisiana.
May 19, 2016
Dual language immersion in Lafayette, Louisiana. is booming.
Georgia's Unidos Dual Language Charter students get virtual tour in the age of the dinosaur
May 19, 2016
Unidos Dual Language Charter students in Georgia get virtual tour in the age of the dinosaur
Minnesota's St. Louis Park Public Schools Celebrates 20th Anniversary
May 17, 2016
St. Louis Park Public Schools in MInnesota Celebrates 20th Anniversary
Kentucky's Fayette County Public Schools celebrated 25 years of Spanish Immersion program.
May 17, 2016
Fayette County Public Schools in Kentucky celebrated 25 years of Spanish Immersion program.
North Carolina's Dual language program bridged a long existing gap.
May 17, 2016
Dual language program bridged a long existing gap.in North Carolina.
Austin ISD launching three new language pro
May 17, 2016
Texas' Austin ISD launching three new language pro
Fresno Unified invests $2.5 million in English learners
May 17, 2016
$2.5 million in next year’s school budget will go toward increasing dual language, or “two-way,” programs,
How Monrovia’s Mandarin and Spanish language programs are helping offset declining enrollment
May 17, 2016
In a few short years, a dual-immersion Spanish program propelled one elementary school into the fastest growing campus in the Monrovia Unified School District
Florida's Tildenville Elementary magnet wins national award
May 17, 2016
The elementary school in Winter Garden was recognized last week in Miami for its dual-language magnet program.
Dual-language event returns to B. Gale Wilson School
May 14, 2016
Dual-language returns to B. Gale Wilson School in Fairfield, California
North Carolina Dual-immersion benefits students
May 11, 2016
50 local kindergartners will have the opportunity to learn to read and write in English and Spanish at Greenville, NC.
Crystal Lake, IL First dual-language Woodstock School District 200 students to graduate
May 10, 2016
After 12 years of Spanish, English studies, students are bilingual, biliterate at Woodstock School district in Illinois
Coalition advocates for dual language program at Lincoln Public School, Nebreska
May 10, 2016
nebreska coalition advocates for dual language program at Lincoln Public School
Dual language school teacher named Arizona Teacher of the Year
May 09, 2016
Ms Plata from dual language program at Kyrene de los Niños Elementary School was awarded Teacher of the Year by the Arizona Education Association.
Utah's dual immersion program to expand by fall
May 08, 2016
Utah's dual immersion program to expand by fall
Chatham County Start new dual language program in North Carolina
May 08, 2016
New dual language immersion, starts in Kindergarten at Siler City Elementary and continues to grade 12 at Jordan Matthews, North Carolina
New Dual Language Program Will Make Bed-Stuy School a 'Pacesetter' in New York City
May 08, 2016
New York's New Dual Language Program Will Make Bed-Stuy School a 'Pacesetter'
Utah dual language program’s first group of students is poised to attain college credit through Advanced Placement exams
May 04, 2016
As Utah’s first dual-immersion students are prepping for college, so is their language program
North Carolina's Dual-language students perform for Rotary
May 04, 2016
North Carolina's Mt.Airy Dual-language students perform for Rotary
District U46 approves expanding dual language program
May 04, 2016
Illinois' District U46 approves expanding dual language program
The Seattle School District Is Reviewing Its Language Immersion Programs
May 03, 2016
The Seattle School District Is Reviewing Its Language Immersion Programs
Walla Walla doubles down on dual language programs
May 02, 2016
Washington's Walla Walla doubles down on dual language programs
Sioux Falls globally recruits Spanish immersion teachers
May 02, 2016
South Dakota's Sioux Falls globally recruits Spanish immersion teachers
With More Dual Language Schools, New Crop of Leaders Needed
April 29, 2016
In the Houston Independent School District, dual language schools climbed from 14 campuses in 2013 to 58 programs in 2016.
New French dual language school opened in Louisiana
April 27, 2016
.Gov. Edwards, other leaders celebrate launch of French immersion program at school in Pointe Coupee Parish
Clayton County Public Schools in Georgia voted to rename Unidos Dual Language Charter School to Unidos Dual Language Magnet School.
April 27, 2016
Georgia's Clayton County Public Schools voted unanimously on renaming Unidos Dual Language Charter School to Unidos Dual Language Magnet School.
Chinese Dual language school in Grand Rapid, Michigan.
April 26, 2016
Chinese Dual language school in Grand Rapid, Michigan was featured at local TV.
California Fresno USD hopes to expand dual language programs
April 26, 2016
Fresno Unitied in California hopes to expand dual language programs
COD, West Chicago District 33 Team Up through New Dual-Language Program
April 22, 2016
COD, West Chicago District 33 Team Up through New Dual-Language Program
Wyoming's Teton County school district is expanding their dual language program
April 21, 2016
Wyoming's Tenon County School district starts t heir dual language program in 2016-2017
South Dakota dual language program recruited their teachers from Argentina, Ecuador, Columbia, Spain and Mexico..
April 20, 2016
South Dakota dual language program recruited their teachers from Argentina, Ecuador, Columbia, Spain and Mexico..
California's Bellflower Unified School District expanding its Spanish-English immersion program
April 20, 2016
Bellflower Unified is expanding its Spanish-English language immersion program so second graders will be able to continue it next year in third grade.
Detroit Public schools plan to open a dual-language Arabic technical school.
April 19, 2016
Detroit Public schools plan to open a dual-language Arabic technical school.
Texas' Wylie ISD's Dual Language Program: A student's perspective
April 19, 2016
A 6th grade Wylie ISD Dual Language student shares her favorite part of the program, answering the question in both English and Spanish.
Dual language immersion and global education programs soar at Unionville Elementary in Union County, North Carolina
April 19, 2016
Unionville Elementary in Union County, N.C. offers both dual language immersion and global education programs to its students.
California's Santa Rosa French-American Charter School to drop 7th, 8th grades and expand K-6
April 17, 2016
Santa Rosa French-American Charter School in California expand K-6 dual language program
Montclair in New Jersey applies a new dual language school in English and French
April 15, 2016
An application for a charter school in Montclair was submitted to the New Jersey Department of Education on Wednesday, March 30, that will have a dual French/English curriculum along with Spanish as a core subject.
Texas Weatherford Independent School District’s Ikard Elementary bilingual program aims for inclusion
April 14, 2016
"The dual language program in Weatherford is developing Spanish as a foundation, but it’s also teaching students English,” Vasquez said. “The goal for our fifth grade students is for them to be totally bilingual.
PJSA in Texas inform parents about district's dual language programs.
April 14, 2016
PJSA in Texas inform parents about district's dual language programs.
A great petition to Logan City School District for dual language program in Utah!
April 14, 2016
A great petition to Logan City School District for dual language program in Utah!
Wymoing's Casper dual language program could benefit Spanish speaking students
April 13, 2016
Casper dual language program could benefit Spanish speaking students in Wymoing
Wymoing town's Spanish dual immersion proposal to go before School Board
April 11, 2016
Wyoming Albany County School District No. 1 dual-language immersion program is set to be presented at the April 13 ACSD No. 1 Board of Education meeting.
New York PS 101 Among Dozens Of Schools To Get Dual Language Programs Next Year
April 11, 2016
New York City's Gravesend’s PS 101 The Verrazano School (2360 Benson Avenue) will incorporate a Mandarin Chinese dual language program for the coming year.
Dual-language program draws crowd at Porterville, California
April 06, 2016
Porterville's Dual-language program draws crowd in California California
Chinese, Arabic to Be Part of 38 Bilingual Programs Available for NYC Schools
April 05, 2016
Chinese, Arabic to Be Part of 38 Bilingual Programs Available for New York City School District
New York City DOE to launch dual language instruction at Port Richmond High School
April 04, 2016
New York City Schools Chancellor Carmen Fariña on Monday announced the expansion of dual language programs in city schools, including Port Richmond High School
First dual-language classes ongoing at Jamestown school in Tuolumne County, California
April 02, 2016
Jamestown Elementary School launched a dual-language program and becomes the first school in Tuolumne County, California to put students on track to achieve fluency in both English and Spanish by the time they reach sixth grade.
Dual-Language Classes for Kids Grow in Popularity
April 02, 2016
In increasingly global economy, more parents seek leg up for their children through early immersion programs
Forth Worth's All Saints Catholic School Creates a Safe and Technologically Advanced Dual Language Learning Environment
March 31, 2016
All Saints Catholic School Creates a Safe and Technologically Advanced Dual Language Learning Environment at Forth Worth, Texas
California's Jurapa Valley: School district expands dual immersion instruction
March 30, 2016
The dual immersion program, in which students are taught in English and Spanish, will be expanded to a third elementary school, the Jurupa Unified School District announced this week in a news release.
Texas' GCISD lottery involves Dual Language, STEM and a proposed tuition preschool
March 30, 2016
Texas Grapevine-Colleyville school district officials will hold a special programs lottery April 1 for dual language programs.
University of Nebraska at Kearney students get hands-on experience teaching Spanish
March 29, 2016
University of Nebraska at Kearney students Yohana Lopez (left) of Lexington and Briana Orellana of Cozad interact with students at Kearney’s Central Elementary through the Language Project.
Idaho's Blaine County Schools Plan Dual-Immersion Meeting
March 20, 2016
Idaho's Blaine County parents with an incoming kindergartner next school year are invited to informational meetings about the dual-immersion program.
Spanish and Misaabekong Ojibwe language immersion programs at Duluth Public Schools in Minnesota
March 20, 2016
Minnesota Duluth Public Schools offers Spanish and Misaabekong Ojibwe language immersion programs
Spanish and Misaabekong Ojibwe language immersion programs at Duluth Public Schools in Minnesota
March 20, 2016
Minnesota Duluth Public Schools offers Spanish and Misaabekong Ojibwe language immersion programs
Illinois Urbana’s Dual Language program a smash hit
March 18, 2016
In Champaign-Urbana schools such as Leal and Dr. Preston L. Williams Jr., students begin to study languages in kindergarten. In Dual Language program, students from kindergarten to 4th grade are immersed in a bilingual setting of both English and Spanish.
Minnesota's St. Paul charter deal creates high school path for language immersion
March 17, 2016
Two St. Paul public high schools in Minnesota will guarantee admission for up to 50 charter school students each year in a rare partnership intended to strengthen pathways for foreign language instruction.
El Paso School districts focus on improving dual language programs
March 17, 2016
Two School districts in El Paso, Texas focus on improving dual language programs
Learning in 2 Languages: Idaho's Jerome School district to Launch Spanish-English Dual Immersion Program
March 15, 2016
Idaho's Jerome School District will launch a dual immersion program this fall and it already has a waiting list.
Falbrook Dual Immersion students hear books in English and Spanish
March 14, 2016
Dr. Pedroza, superintendent of Fallbrook High School, reads Green Eggs and Ham in Spanish (Huevos Verdes con Jamón) to Mrs. Arias’ first graders at Maie Ellis Elementary dual language school .
Dual Language Immersion Program to start at Balfour , North Carolina
March 14, 2016
North Carolina Balfour Elementary School kindergartners have an opportunity next school year to start becoming bilingual, biliterate and bicultural for any future career.
Texas' UCISD dual language program a hit!
March 14, 2016
Texas's Uvalde Consolidated Independent School District’s dual language classes are popular among parents
Parent night planned for dual language program in Valparaiso, Indiana
March 09, 2016
Indiana Parent night planned for dual language program in Valparaiso
Spanish Dual Immersion Kindergarten Classes Added to California's Pasadena School for 2016-17
March 08, 2016
Spanish Dual Immersion Kindergarten Classes Added to Pasadena School in California for 2016-17
Dual lanugage program seeks to advance, educate Bryan students in Texas
March 08, 2016
A dual language education program is growing in popularity at Bryan ISD in Texas.
Stduents from Cabrillo USD Grateful for school district's bilingual immersion
March 07, 2016
Two students who graduated from Hatch Elementary Two-Way Spanish Immersion Program in Half Moon Bay, California many years ago wrote this grateful letter after graduating from college.
Pasadena ISD in Texas honors first group of dual-language students, parents on path to graduation
March 07, 2016
In June, Pasadena ISD from Texas will witness history as the first group of dual-language students graduate from Pasadena Memorial High School, signifying the end of a 12-year journey.
One D.C. school is turning to Spanish immersion to help its students learn English
March 07, 2016
Houston Elementay in D.C. school is turning to Spanish immersion to help its students learn English
Fresno district officials will head to Mexico to hire dual immersion teachers to expand dual immersion programs and teach AP Spanish.
March 05, 2016
Fresno district in California will head to Mexico to hire dual immersion teachers to expand dual immersion programs and teach AP Spanish.
Fresno's Sunset Elementary parents win fight to keep dual-language immersion program
February 25, 2016
Sunset Elementary parents win fight to keep dual-language immersion program in Fresno
West Hartford schools should make dual-language programs a priority in Connecticut
February 25, 2016
Connecticut West Hartford schools should make dual-language programs a priority
Chicago's Scholol district U46 hosting dual language forums
February 25, 2016
Elgin-area School District U46 is hosting a series of informational meetings
Minnesota’s Linguistic Diversity and Dual Language Learner Policies
February 24, 2016
Minnesota’s Linguistic Diversity and Dual Language Learner Policies
Dual language immersion program prepare for Year Two expansion at Princeton, New Jersey
February 24, 2016
New Jersey's Princeton prepare for Year Two expansion for the Dual language immersion program
Texas's Bryan ISD to offer Dual Language program information sessions
February 24, 2016
Bryan ISD in Texas to offer Dual Language program information sessions
Providence Christian hopes to add first dual-language immersion program in Merced, California
February 23, 2016
Merced, California might get the first dual-language immersion program in town
Beaumont USD: Come Learn About Dual Language Program at Palm Elementary
February 23, 2016
Parents and families from Beaumont and surrounding communities are invited to the presentation for enrollment for the 2016-2017 school year
New York City's Dual Language Programs Struggle to Find Teachers, Experts Say
February 23, 2016
160 dual language programs in New York City are struggling to fill the teaching spots amid a dearth of certified foreign language teachers.
California Roberto Jiménez Elementary School’s dual language immersion is going strong
February 20, 2016
Santa Maria-Bonita District 's Roberto Jiménez Elementary School dual language immersion is going strong
Princeton Public Schools in New Jersey Tout Results of Dual Language Immersion Program
February 19, 2016
New Jersey's Princeton Public Schools tout results on their 50-50 Dual Language Immersion Program
Arizona Calls for More Literacy, Dual-Language Programs
February 19, 2016
Arizona U.S. Rep. Raúl Grijalva plans to re-introduce two bills next week to support education in English and Spanish.
Milpitas: Randall Elementary to get district's first dual immersion program
February 18, 2016
Randall Elementary school at Milpitas, California to get district's first dual immersion program
Fresno Unified school has made a decision on dual language school upset parents
February 17, 2016
Parents of Sunset Elementary School in Fresno upset the dual immersion school is now changing to offer English immersion classes, also known as the traditional curriculum.
Rochelle's Central Elementary School creates unity through dual language program
February 16, 2016
Rochelle's Central Elementary School creates unity through dual language program
Memphis Treadwell Elementary school support dual language immersion program
February 15, 2016
Memphis Treadwell Elementary school support dual language immersion program
Dual-language immersion programs serve needs of Minnesota students
February 14, 2016
The LEAPS Act might have improved Minnesota's focus on teaching multilingual students, but those who teach English as a second language say many other changes are needed, too.
Dual Immersion Program at Grace Hudson in Ukiah California
February 12, 2016
Grace Hudson Elementary School in Ukiah Calfornia are proud to offer a Dual Immersion Program in English and Spanish
Demand for dual language exceeds expectations at Waltham school district Massachusetts
February 12, 2016
101 kindergarten students at Waltham, Massachusetts registered in thedual language program.
Moms Push to Launch Russian Dual-Language Program on Upper West Side in New York
February 10, 2016
Two mothers push to launch Russian Dual-Language Program in New York City
Detroit Public Schools opens new dual-language high school
February 09, 2016
Detroit has a new high school for bilingual students who speak Spanish and English.
In North Carolina, Hoke County dual language program immerses students in Spanish
February 08, 2016
In North Carolina, Hoke County dual language program helps studetns immerses in Spanish
Mi Casita Montessori Spanish Immersion School in Corpus Christi helps students become bilingual
February 08, 2016
Mi Casita Montessori School, located at 754 Caddo St., Corpus Christi serves children of 18 months to six years of age and offers a unique approach to develop the whole child
Clarke County Elementary School in Georgia launch dual language program.
February 08, 2016
A Clarke County elementary school will launch the area’s first dual-language immersion program tin 2016.
Students at Fairfield-Suisun Unified School District, California talked about their dual language school.
February 05, 2016
Students at Fairfield-Suisun Unified School District, California talked about their dual language school.
Colorado Dual Immersion Academy enrollment open for kindergartners
February 05, 2016
GRAND JUNCTION, Colorado parents who are interested in enrolling their child in kindergarten at the Dual Immersion Academy or New Emerson School must submit an application by Thursday at 4 pm.
Asheboro North Carolina to pilot dual language program
February 04, 2016
sheboro City Schools expects to pilot a Dual Language Immersion Program for two kindergarten classes at Balfour Elementary School next school year. - See more at: http://courier-tribune.com/news/local/asheboro-pilot-dual-language-program#sthash.v5Gwl3fH.dpuf
U46 school board hears plans for expanding dual language programs
February 04, 2016
Chicago school considered expanding dual language programs.
Dual language french program planned in Champaign, Illinois
February 04, 2016
Champaign, Illinois planned new French dual language immersion program.
Kennewick School District Dual Language Program preparing for Fall 2016 class
February 04, 2016
In a matter of nine years, children in Kennewick, Washington. can become proficient in two languages, English and Spanish by attending dual language schools.
Dual Immersion Program at Alhambra Unified School District
January 27, 2016
This fall, AUSD is rolling out its Dual Immersion Program to add to its slate of initiatives to make their students competitive in the global community.