Austin school leaders say a new teaching approach is paying off. About a dozen elementary schools teach students in two languages simultaneously. As our Jeff Stensland explains, the program is about to expand.
Three Glendale schools last month received a total of $18,000 from the Consulate General of the Republic of Korea, part of a growing trend of diplomatic missions supporting Glendale’s dual language immersion programs.
Academie Lafayette, a French immersion charter school that operates on two campuses in urban Kansas City, is working to forge a unique partnership with the Kansas City Public Schools at the Southwest Early College Campus in the Brookside area.
By implementing bilingual options even younger, K-12 students stand to benefit long-term -- both academically and in life. There really should be no reason why these students are not introduced to a second language as early as Kindergarten....