Curriculum Opinion How Language Immersion Programs Prepare Students to Be Global Citizens
How cultural pedagogical practices in dual language immersion programs help prepare students to be global citizens.
Curriculum Opinion Nine Features of High-Quality Language Immersion Programs
Language immersion education is a relatively new field, so how can educators know if a program is effective? Here are nine features of high-quality programs.
Curriculum Opinion How to Increase the Number and Quality of Language-Immersion Programs
Students in the United States need to be able to learn languages in addition to English, in the home and throughout their education, in order to develop global competence and live productive lives. Here's how to give them the opportunity.
English-Language Learners Portland Dual-Language-Immersion Students Outperform Peers in Reading
A four-year study finds English-learners and native English speakers in Portland, Ore., alike improved significantly in bilingual schools.
English-Language Learners Arizona Reduces Class Time for ELL Immersion Program
Arizona school districts have been given permission to cut the time some English-language learners spend in a mandatory immersion program.
English-Language Learners Arizona Alters Mandatory English-Only Immersion Program
The amount of time that can be cut from the mandatory four-hour block of English-only instruction depends on a student's grade level and English proficiency.