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Dual language classes bring the best of both worlds to District 112

Dual language classes bring the best of both worlds to District 112 | Dual Language and Technology | Scoop.it
More students opted this year to pursue a bilingual education through North Shore School District 112's dual language program than in any other year since the program's 1996 inception, school officials say.

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Dual language education--a bridge to the future. School officials cite multilingualism as a gift.  I say, "a gift that keeps on giving".

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Milwaukee French Immersion School fetes 35 years - OnMilwaukee.com

Milwaukee French Immersion School fetes 35 years - OnMilwaukee.com | Dual Language and Technology | Scoop.it
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Milwaukee French Immersion School fetes 35 years
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The district also offers a range of bilingual and two-way bilingual Spanish programs.

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Dr. Kathleen Contreras's curator insight, January 26, 2014 10:47 AM

Going strong for 35 years, this French Immersion program ignites other language immersion schools in the district.

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New leadership structure approved for OKC public schools

New leadership structure approved for OKC public schools | Dual Language and Technology | Scoop.it
The Oklahoma City Public Schools Board of Education approved a consolidated leadership structure and the elimination of five executive positions at Monday's board meeting.
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7 Tips For Raising Bilingual Children | KCUR

7 Tips For Raising Bilingual Children | KCUR | Dual Language and Technology | Scoop.it
But in an increasingly diverse and globalized country, being bilingual is now more often seen as an asset. A recent story ... Kansas City has two dual language schools, where at least half the school day is taught in a different language.

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Dual Immersion Academy Introduction

The Free Public Charter School in Salt Lake City for Pre-Kinder thru 8th Grade. Students are Bi-Lingual in Spanish and English. 801-972-1425 www.info@diachar...

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Dual Language Immersion Program at Paradise Valley Elementary

Kindergarten students thrive while learning Mandarin Chinese at Paradise Valley Elementary in Casper, Wyoming.

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Five Reasons Washington Needs Dual Language Programs ...

Gil now teaches in Hilltop Elementary's dual language program, which keeps all the kids learning together, at the same level. Gil says this creates fewer feelings of inferiority (or superiority) and produces more rapid language ...
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