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Dual language 'boosts brain power' - Dr. Petrosino's Education Project

Dual language 'boosts brain power' - Dr. Petrosino's Education Project | Dual Language | Scoop.it
“Researchers from Northwestern University say dual language instruction is a form of brain training - a mental "work out" that fine-tunes the mind. Speaking two languages profoundly affects the brain and changes how the ...”
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ATDLE - the Association of Two-Way & Dual Language Education Professional Development Conference. June 23-26, 2014, Save the Date!
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Dual language learning

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Dr. Kathleen Contreras's curator insight, October 8, 2013 6:32 PM

Get through the ads, and you'll see the video on a dual language school in the state of Washington.  How do you promote your dual language program?  What media works best in your area?

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Translating the Common Core for Dual-Language Classrooms

Translating the Common Core for Dual-Language Classrooms | Dual Language | Scoop.it
When it comes to putting the new common standards into classroom practice, dual-language teachers must prepare and adapt their instructional strategies to teach the more-rigorous common standards in language arts and mathematics not only in English, but in a second language.

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Obama's BRAIN initiative and dual language education: What's the ...

Obama's BRAIN initiative and dual language education: What's the ... | Dual Language | Scoop.it
The Obama Administration under Education Secretary Arne Duncan have failed to support dual language education as a core K-12 educational program.
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Technology for Young Dual Language Learners - Fred Rogers Center - Blog

Technology for Young Dual Language Learners - Fred Rogers Center - Blog | Dual Language | Scoop.it
Technology for young dual language learners http://t.co/fVRmnDxi5F http://t.co/TUF9sqFFeJ
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Building Better Biliterates 4 Life

Building Better Biliterates 4 Life | Dual Language | Scoop.it
CBC Codebreaker: Help us provide students in Honduras with the the best bilingual education possible!
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The Power of the Dual Language/Bilingual Brain By Jeffrey Kluger

The Power of the Dual Language/Bilingual Brain By Jeffrey Kluger | Dual Language | Scoop.it
“In July of 2013, Time magazine did a feature story on dual language education. The article is included here and provides an excellent overview of dual language education in the United States. The bilingual brain is not ...”
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Americans suffer from inadequate foreign language education - UT The Daily Texan

Americans suffer from inadequate foreign language education - UT The Daily Texan | Dual Language | Scoop.it
Americans suffer from inadequate foreign language education
UT The Daily Texan
In the last decade, there has been a growth in the number of dual language programs in the United States. ...
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Q&A: Stanford researcher on learning English in today's multiethnic classrooms - Stanford Report

Q&A: Stanford researcher on learning English in today's multiethnic classrooms - Stanford Report | Dual Language | Scoop.it
Stanford Report Q&A: Stanford researcher on learning English in today's multiethnic classrooms Stanford Report Another form of bilingual education is called "two-way." This is where kids from two different language populations, say English- and...
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Dual Language Immersion Program to Expand to More Schools - WIFR

Dual Language Immersion Program to Expand to More Schools - WIFR | Dual Language | Scoop.it
Dual Language Immersion Program to Expand to More Schools WIFR BELOIT (WIFR) -- After a successful year of Dual Language Immersion (DLI) classes at Hackett and Robinson, the district is responding to parents' demand for the classes by expanding the...
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Metalinguistic Transfer in Biliteracy Instruction: Theory, Research & Effective Practice

Metalinguistic Transfer in Biliteracy Instruction: Theory, Research & Effective Practice | Dual Language | Scoop.it

Jill Kerper Mora, Ed.D.
San Diego State University
http://coe.sdsu.edu/people/jmora


Via Manuel F. Lara, Luciana Viter
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CAL Two-Way Immersion Home Page

CAL Two-Way Immersion Home Page | Dual Language | Scoop.it

In dual language education programs, students are taught literacy and academic content in English and a partner language. The goals of dual language are for students to develop high levels of language proficiency and literacy in both program languages, to demonstrate high levels of academic achievement, and to develop an appreciation for and an understanding of diverse cultures.


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Biliteracy Would Get Federal Boost in Proposed Legislation - Blogs ...

Biliteracy Would Get Federal Boost in Proposed Legislation - Blogs ... | Dual Language | Scoop.it
A California congresswoman is proposing a $50 million federal grant program to help states establish "seal of biliteracy" programs for their high school graduates.
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