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Online resources, news, and inspiration for dual language educators and families. ~ Recursos electrónicos, noticias e inspiración para educadores bilingües y padres de familia.
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First Student Earns SDSU Global Seal of Biliteracy | NewsCenter | SDSU

First Student Earns SDSU Global Seal of Biliteracy | NewsCenter | SDSU | ¡CHISPA!  Dual Language Education | Scoop.it
The SDSU Global Seal of Biliteracy demonstrates a student’s proficiency in another language and culture.
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A Model for Bilingual Teaching - Sobrato Early Academic Language (SEAL)

As a leading model in California for serving English learner students, Sobrato Early Academic Language (SEAL) can now be a national model for the field with ...
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Biliteracy Education Seal and Teaching Act Reintroduced to Establish Federal Grant Program

Biliteracy Education Seal and Teaching Act Reintroduced to Establish Federal Grant Program | ¡CHISPA!  Dual Language Education | Scoop.it
JNCL-NCLIS is proud to endorse the reintroduction of this critical legislation which will ensure equitable access to Seal of Biliteracy programs across the country. We will continue advocating for the authorization and appropriation of this program in the coming weeks.
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Improving Education for Multilingual and English Learner Students: Research to Practice:  Latest publication from CDE

Improving Education for Multilingual and English Learner Students:  Research to Practice:  Latest publication from CDE | ¡CHISPA!  Dual Language Education | Scoop.it
Improving Education for Multilingual and English Learner Students:  Research to Practice
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Californians Together: Online Resources for Educators y padres de familia

Californians Together: Online Resources for Educators y padres de familia | ¡CHISPA!  Dual Language Education | Scoop.it
With the news of school closures until the end of the school year, we have heard that there is an increased need for you and your colleagues to connect and learn from each other, share resources an…
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Early Academic Language helps eliminate opportunity & academic gaps in education of ELL's.

Video produced to provide a brief overview of the Sobrato Early Academic Language model. (4 minutes)

Piloted within the Sobrato Family Foundation, the Sobrato Early Academic Language (SEAL) model works across multiple levels--- policy, research and practice— to address the needs of ELs in California. SEAL’s mission is to change the paradigm in California so that the needs of English Learners are central to our education systems with the aim and commitment to eliminating the achievement and opportunity gap. The SEAL model has expanded to over 100 sites across 20 districts throughout California, Preschool through 5th grade.

(http://bit.ly/SEALVideos_IntroToSEAL)
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Recursos en español para cada nivel escolar

Recursos en español para cada nivel escolar | ¡CHISPA!  Dual Language Education | Scoop.it

Lectura en español para cada nivel

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Teachers using GLAD strategies to increase academic achievement

Teachers using GLAD strategies to increase academic achievement | ¡CHISPA!  Dual Language Education | Scoop.it
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How COVID distance learning hurt California English learners

How COVID distance learning hurt California English learners | ¡CHISPA!  Dual Language Education | Scoop.it
Some 1.1 million students in California are English learners. Experts say schools must make immediate and swift interventions to salvage their education.
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LINKS TO EDUCATIONAL AND MULTI-LANGUAGE RESOURCES – CABE Resource Center

LINKS TO EDUCATIONAL AND MULTI-LANGUAGE RESOURCES – CABE Resource Center | ¡CHISPA!  Dual Language Education | Scoop.it

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Path to citizenship for 'Dreamers' can help schools meet demand for bilingual teachers

Path to citizenship for 'Dreamers' can help schools meet demand for bilingual teachers | ¡CHISPA!  Dual Language Education | Scoop.it
Commentary: Securing a path to citizenship for 'Dreamers' must be part of the effort to preserve the DACA program.
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How California teachers are making bilingual education work online

How California teachers are making bilingual education work online | ¡CHISPA!  Dual Language Education | Scoop.it
A non-profit journalism website reporting on key education issues in California and beyond.
Luisa Fernanda Giraldo 's curator insight, November 18, 2020 4:14 PM
We already know that the way of educating children has changed and now everything is online. These schools in California have had one more challenge because they have dual-language immersion programs. This means that they must support and encourage the children much more so that they are always practicing the two languages ​​in which they are studying. 
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LA Libreria:  Libros internacionales:  Bookstore now open or online!

LA Libreria:  Libros internacionales:  Bookstore now open or online! | ¡CHISPA!  Dual Language Education | Scoop.it
Books for kids in Spanish
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Bilingualism Through the Eyes of a Student

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Bilingualism Through the Eyes of a Student

For more videos on SEAL’s model, impact and pedagogy, visit our YouTube channel.

If you’re a SEAL practitioner, we are always creating new videos just for our partner educators
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Bilingual/Dual Language Education - Families

Video produced for Spanish speaking families about the benefits and research behind bilingual and dual language education (11 minutes/Spanish with English subtitles)

(http://bit.ly/SEALvideos_BilingualDualLanguageEducation_Families)
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Host a drive-through Feria del Libro at your school. Pre-orders & curbside pick-up. Teachers & Parents host Feria del Libro by Lectorum!

Host a drive-through Feria del Libro at your school.  Pre-orders & curbside pick-up. Teachers & Parents host Feria del Libro by Lectorum! | ¡CHISPA!  Dual Language Education | Scoop.it
Host a drive-through Feria del Libro at your school.  Pre-orders & curbside pick-up
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Newsela:  Four Differentiated reading levels; some in Spanish

Newsela:  Four Differentiated reading levels; some in Spanish | ¡CHISPA!  Dual Language Education | Scoop.it
Dropping leaves is a tree's way of protecting itself from frostbite.
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Spanish & Bilingual Books - Lee & Low Books

Spanish & Bilingual Books - Lee & Low Books | ¡CHISPA!  Dual Language Education | Scoop.it
Discover award-winning children's books in Spanish, Chinese, Hmong, Japanese, Korean, Vietnamese, and Tagalog.
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Biliteracy Seal | CIDP

Biliteracy Seal | CIDP | ¡CHISPA!  Dual Language Education | Scoop.it

The California State Seal of Biliteracy (SSB) promotes multilingualism in high schools and can help meet the increased demand for a multilingual workforce. The SSB awards high school graduates seals for high achievement and proficiency in one or more languages in addition to English. 

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