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As California Debates Prop 58, Multilingual Education Thrives in San Francisco - New America Media

As California Debates Prop 58, Multilingual Education Thrives in San Francisco - New America Media | ¡CHISPA!  Dual Language Education | Scoop.it
New America Media is a nationwide association of over 3000 ethnic media organizations representing the development of a more inclusive journalism. Founded in 1996 by Pacific News Service, New America Media promotes ethnic media by strengthening the editorial and economic viability of this increasingly influential segment of America's communications industry.
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Supporting High-Quality EarlyEd for Dual Language Learners | National Association for the Education of Young Children | NAEYC

Supporting High-Quality EarlyEd for Dual Language Learners | National Association for the Education of Young Children | NAEYC | ¡CHISPA!  Dual Language Education | Scoop.it
RT @NHAEYC: Supporting High-Quality #EarlyEd for Dual Language Learners

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IGS poll finds voters prioritize learning English as well as speaking multiple languages

IGS poll finds voters prioritize learning English as well as speaking multiple languages | ¡CHISPA!  Dual Language Education | Scoop.it
A new poll shows a plurality of California voters prefers an educational program where English learner students transition to English, and another large portion prefers immediate English immersion.
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Bilingual Education Poised for a Comeback in California Schools

Bilingual Education Poised for a Comeback in California Schools | ¡CHISPA!  Dual Language Education | Scoop.it
Nearly 20 years after voting to restrict bilingual education in a state with more than 1 million schoolchildren who don't speak English as their first language, California voters appear poised to reverse that ban.
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Nearly Half of U.S. States Offer Special Recognition for Bilingual Graduates

Nearly Half of U.S. States Offer Special Recognition for Bilingual Graduates | ¡CHISPA!  Dual Language Education | Scoop.it
Tens of thousands of students are earning the honors each year. More than 40,000 students in California, the birthplace of the biliteracy seal, earned the special recognition last school year.
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America's Lacking Language Skills

America's Lacking Language Skills | ¡CHISPA!  Dual Language Education | Scoop.it
Budget cuts, low enrollments, and teacher shortages mean the country is falling behind the rest of the world.
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Potpourri: Going to school in two languages

Potpourri: Going to school in two languages | ¡CHISPA!  Dual Language Education | Scoop.it
Dual-language programs — in which K-12 students learn core subjects in two languages — are growing across the country, reports the Education Writers Association.
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Dual-Language Programs on the Rise Across the U.S. - Education Writers Association

Dual-Language Programs on the Rise Across the U.S. - Education Writers Association | ¡CHISPA!  Dual Language Education | Scoop.it
Graduates in white and purple robes exited the auditorium, their newly turned tassels bouncing as they sang and danced to
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Top 5 reasons why you should consider dual immersion for your child

Top 5 reasons why you should consider dual immersion for your child | ¡CHISPA!  Dual Language Education | Scoop.it
One of the most difficult decisions parents will make is where their children will attend school.
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Dual Language Education for Equity & Economic Development

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Dual language programs will not only improve academic outcomes for both ELLs and English speakers, but can also help them obtain a competitive advantage in the growing global marketplace.
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Dual-Language Immersion Boosts Oregon Students

Dual-Language Immersion Boosts Oregon Students | ¡CHISPA!  Dual Language Education | Scoop.it
A four-year study finds English-learners and native English speakers alike improved significantly in bilingual schools.
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Every Child Matters - White House, Head Start Supports Dual Language Learners in Early Learning

Every Child Matters - White House, Head Start Supports Dual Language Learners in Early Learning | ¡CHISPA!  Dual Language Education | Scoop.it
We're building a movement to close the opportunity gap facing America’s children and families.
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Westminster district promotes biliteracy with dual-immersion programs in Spanish and Vietnamese

Westminster district promotes biliteracy with dual-immersion programs in Spanish and Vietnamese | ¡CHISPA!  Dual Language Education | Scoop.it
On the heels of launching the state’s first Vietnamese dual-language immersion program, the Westminster School District has added another dual-language program — this time in Spanish.
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Dual Language Instruction: An Overview (Part I) | Colorín Colorado

Dual Language Instruction: An Overview (Part I) | Colorín Colorado | ¡CHISPA!  Dual Language Education | Scoop.it
During the past school year, I worked on two fascinating projects related to dual language instructional programs.
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English and Spanish dual-language classes flourish in El Paso, other Texas districts

English and Spanish dual-language classes flourish in El Paso, other Texas districts | ¡CHISPA!  Dual Language Education | Scoop.it
EL PASO — Jill McGee stands in front of her new second-grade class at Mesita Elementary School and begins a math lesson in Spanish.
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Language immersion programs increasingly popular in K-12

Language immersion programs increasingly popular in K-12 | ¡CHISPA!  Dual Language Education | Scoop.it

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The Best Resources For Learning About The Multilingual Education Act Ballot Initiative In California

The Best Resources For Learning About The Multilingual Education Act Ballot Initiative In California | ¡CHISPA!  Dual Language Education | Scoop.it
Out here in California, we’ll be voting this year on an important ballot initiative this fall, the Multilingual Education Act.
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California

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Find Dual Language Schools and Programs in California. See the dual language programs available in Spanish, Chinese, French, Japanese, Korean and more!
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International Conference on Immersion and Dual Language Education 2016

International Conference on Immersion and Dual Language Education 2016 | ¡CHISPA!  Dual Language Education | Scoop.it

Exciting conference features 5 top-notch plenarists, 28 practical preconference workshops and over 120 sessions by researchers and seasoned practitioners.
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Dual-Language Programs Are on the Rise, Even for Native English Speakers - NYTimes.com

Dual-Language Programs Are on the Rise, Even for Native English Speakers - NYTimes.com | ¡CHISPA!  Dual Language Education | Scoop.it
Parents, even those of native English speakers are enrolling their children in DLPs to reap the benefits! https://t.co/SloMRgsyjE
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Bilingual Education Programs Gaining Speed

Bilingual Education Programs Gaining Speed | ¡CHISPA!  Dual Language Education | Scoop.it
Teaching via combined languages is important, as multiple races and immigrants from different countries live in the United States.
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School Leadership for Dual Language Education: A Social Justice Approach

(2016). School Leadership for Dual Language Education: A Social Justice Approach. The Educational Forum: Vol. 80, No. 3, pp. 278-293. doi: 10.1080/00131725.2016.1173152
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Preparing Students for the 21st Century

Preparing Students for the 21st Century | ¡CHISPA!  Dual Language Education | Scoop.it
At a recent meeting of Asia Society's Global Cities Education Network, the American cities of New York, Denver, and Seattle, as well as the Asian cities of Singapore, Hiroshima, Shanghai, and Seoul, shared their strategies and challenges in integrating 21st century competencies into their school systems.
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