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Two-Way Spanish Program to Start Más Temprano - in San Juan ...

Two-Way Spanish Program to Start Más Temprano - in San Juan ... | ¡CHISPA!  Dual Language Education | Scoop.it
The Two-Way preschool will be a full immersion program for preschoolers. Classes will be offered at San Juan and Viejo Elementary, according to an email that went out from San Juan Elementary. There will be a Tuesday-Thursday class for ...
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Bilingual by 2026: Highline Schools Aim For Dual-Language Graduates

Bilingual by 2026: Highline Schools Aim For Dual-Language Graduates | ¡CHISPA!  Dual Language Education | Scoop.it
Americans get a bad rap for speaking only English. But increasingly, public schools are immersing students in a second language, usually Spanish or Chinese
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Houston Groups Pledge Millions to Boost Bilingual, STEM Education

The funds are designed to develop and recruit teachers and support bilingual and STEM education through the arts.
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New York City Expands Dual-Language Programs

New York City Expands Dual-Language Programs | ¡CHISPA!  Dual Language Education | Scoop.it
The New York City Education Department plans to expand dual-language programs offered in the city's public schools.

The plan was announced last week by New York City's school chancellor, Carmen Far...
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Want to Be Smart? Learn a Foreign Language - Brain Blogger (blog)

Want to Be Smart? Learn a Foreign Language - Brain Blogger (blog) | ¡CHISPA!  Dual Language Education | Scoop.it
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In an interconnected world, being multilingual helps you forge valuable global connections and increase your chances of making it big in the world of business.
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New Mexico Student Wins Second Straight National Spanish Spelling Title - Education Week (subscription) (blog)

New Mexico Student Wins Second Straight National Spanish Spelling Title - Education Week (subscription) (blog) | ¡CHISPA!  Dual Language Education | Scoop.it
The fifth installment of the National Spanish Spelling bee ended with the competition's second repeat winner.
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Back to School: Salinas City expands dual language classes

Back to School: Salinas City expands dual language classes | ¡CHISPA!  Dual Language Education | Scoop.it
Salinas City School District investing in expansion of its dual language immersion program
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Dual language immersion and bilingual education - YouTube

There are two types of school that teach in a foreign language: bilingual and dual language immersion programs. Learn about the different paths of bilingual ...
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US now home to more Spanish speakers than Spain, second only to Mexico - New York Daily News

Native and bilingual Spanish speakers in the U.S. total 52.6 million, making the country second only to Mexico.
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Center for Multilingual, Multicultural Research | USC Rossier School of Education

Center for Multilingual, Multicultural Research | USC Rossier School of Education | ¡CHISPA!  Dual Language Education | Scoop.it
http://t.co/2ZZOSxKkrr - Center for Multilingual Multicultural Research. The #morefunz page https://t.co/wA8kMk107Y
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Colorado bilingual students to be honored with Biliteracy Seal on 2016 diplomas | School of Education | University of Colorado Boulder

Colorado bilingual students to be honored with Biliteracy Seal on 2016 diplomas | School of Education | University of Colorado Boulder | ¡CHISPA!  Dual Language Education | Scoop.it
#Colorado honors #bilingualism in 2016 high school #diplomas! Celebrate #bilingualeducation http://t.co/5soiilbnTc http://t.co/ri9W4HTePQ
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Arabic Immersion School Will Be One Of The First In U.S.

Arabic Immersion School Will Be One Of The First In U.S. | ¡CHISPA!  Dual Language Education | Scoop.it
Soon, children as young as 4 years old will be able to learn Arabic at a new public school in Houston, Texas.
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Portland State will train bilingual teachers to help students with autism

Imagine facing a serious learning challenge such as autism or intellectual disability, then being taught only in a foreign language. That is the reality facing most Oregon students with disabilities who come from non-English-speaking backgrounds.
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A Kindergartener's Year In A Mandarin-Immersion School

A Kindergartener's Year In A Mandarin-Immersion School | ¡CHISPA!  Dual Language Education | Scoop.it
Starting kindergarten can be scary. So imagine if your parents sent you to a school where they teach most of the day in another language, like Mandarin Chinese.
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West Chicago District 33 expands bilingual offerings - Suburban Life Publications

West Chicago District 33 expands bilingual offerings - Suburban Life Publications | ¡CHISPA!  Dual Language Education | Scoop.it
Suburban Life Publications West Chicago District 33 expands bilingual offerings Suburban Life Publications "The dual language education program produces a more postive outcome, as it is an additive model, meaning that students can learn both...
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YISD to designate 3rd international school - El Paso Times

YISD to designate 3rd international school - El Paso Times | ¡CHISPA!  Dual Language Education | Scoop.it
The Ysleta Independent School District is one neighborhood elementary school closer to having an international campus in each of its seven feeder patterns.
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New study shows benefits of two-way, dual-language education : Kinder Institute for Urban Research

New study shows benefits of two-way, dual-language education : Kinder Institute for Urban Research | ¡CHISPA!  Dual Language Education | Scoop.it
New study shows benefits of two-way, dual-language #education #ELLs @RyanHoleywell http://t.co/338Mlxbj5a http://t.co/YIBFZohRlF
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Growing interest in Language Learning

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Interest in Bilingual Education Rises in US https://hisdmultilingual.wordpress.com/2015/07/09/interest-in-bilingual-education-rises-in-us … pic.twitter.com/WXSWrNNihq
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Dallas teacher honored at White House as 'Champion of Change' - Dallas Morning News

Dallas teacher honored at White House as 'Champion of Change' - Dallas Morning News | ¡CHISPA!  Dual Language Education | Scoop.it
Luis Juárez-Treviño and eight others were praised for their classroom and community efforts, made possible through the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program.
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Bilingual conference in Palm Springs part of 'growing' movement

Bilingual conference in Palm Springs part of 'growing' movement | ¡CHISPA!  Dual Language Education | Scoop.it
Educators gathered in Palm Springs to discuss dual language litercy in valley schools
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For the first time, Denver students to get diploma recognition for language skills - Chalkbeat Colorado

For the first time, Denver students to get diploma recognition for language skills - Chalkbeat Colorado | ¡CHISPA!  Dual Language Education | Scoop.it
Denver Publics Schools is third district in Colorado to offer “Seal of Biliteracy” beginning in the 2015-2016 school year.
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Spanish-Language Spelling Bees Catch On Around the U.S. - Education Week (subscription)

Spellers from across the country will compete for the championship title later this month at the fifth annual National Spanish Spelling Bee in Albuquerque, N.M.
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Dual-language elementary students performed as well as AP high schoolers in Mandarin, study says | Education News, a service of Renascence School International

Study shows shows benefits of Mandarin dual-language immersion in CA elementary students; they excelled in linguistic ability & reading.
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Online M.Ed. in Curriculum and Instruction (Bilingual Education) with UTEP Connect

Learn more about UTEP College of Education's Online M.Ed. in Curriculum and Instruction (Bilingual Education) degree with UTEP Connect!
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KUTV - Dual immersion students leave sixth grade fluent in two languages

KUTV - Dual immersion students leave sixth grade fluent in two languages | ¡CHISPA!  Dual Language Education | Scoop.it
KUTV Utah is not always lauded as the best place for kids to learn in the nation, there is however one spot where Utah schools are performing ahead of the nation and leading the way.
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