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July 08, 2014

More States Supporting Bilingualism With Special Seals on Diplomas

Biliteracy "seals" that recognize high school graduates with fluency in two or more languages are catching on in more states.

March 17, 2014

San Francisco's Bilingual Programs as Effective as English Only, Study Finds

By 5th grade, English-learners in San Francisco were equally proficient in English regardless of whether they had been in bilingual programs or English immersion.

February 21, 2014

Arne Duncan: Schools Should Invest in 'Multiliteracy'

The education secretary and the director of the federal Office for English Language Acquisition argue that educators must build on the major asset that English-learners bring to schools: their home languages.

February 21, 2014

Calif. Voters Could Get Shot at Restoring Bilingual Education

New legislation seeks to repeal the restrictions placed on bilingual education in California.

February 19, 2014

Multilingualism an Advantage to Nurture, American Academy of Pediatrics Says

The pediatric organization endorses a myth-busting report on young children who grow up in multilingual environments.

February 11, 2014

Fluency in a Second Language: Should it Be Part of College and Career Readiness?

Acquiring fluency in a second language for all students is a college- and career-readiness goal that federal education law should establish, says a group of influential superintendents.

November 22, 2013

How Monolingual Teachers Can Support Young Dual-Language Learners

Teachers can use a number of practices to support both English-language development and home-language development in the early grades.

October 18, 2013

Dual-Language Proposals Part of Boston Mayoral Campaign

Two candidates vying to be the next mayor of Boston pledge their support for expanding dual-language programs across the city.

October 11, 2013

Making Language Learning a National Priority: What Would It Take?

In order to keep its talent pool competitive in a global market, the United States needs to make second-language learning a major focus of public education, experts say.

September 04, 2013

Dual-Language Students Make Case for Bilingualism in Documentary

"Speaking in Tongues" features four diverse students and their journey through dual-language programs in San Francisco.

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