New York City Education Department to Add or Expand 40 Dual-Language Programs
This article from the Language Magazine presents the results of the Institute for Education Science Grant "The Effect of Dual-Language Immersion on Student Achievement in the Portland Public Schools". Language Magazine highlights the improvement of students' Reading skills in English while promoting proficiency in two languages.
This article from the Language Magazine presents information on the increase of Dual Language Immersion programs at the national level.
This Education Week article talks about the academic gains of students participating in the Dual Language Immersion program at Collinswood Language Academy in North Carolina.
"At Collinswood Language Academy, a K-8 dual-language school in a working-class neighborhood in this Southern city, students produced some of the highest math achievement scores in the Charlotte-Mecklenburg school district.
And that's the case even though they learn all their math in Spanish, and take North Carolina's annual end-of-grade math exams in English."
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More from Education Week on Dual Language Immersion and Bilingual Education:
More States Supporting Bilingualism With Special Seals on Diplomas
Study: The Sharper Minds of Bilinguals
Momentum Builds for Dual-Language Learning
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