Dual Language Programs Are on the Rise, Even for Native English Speakers

Dual Language Programs Are on the Rise, Even for Native English Speakers

Academic Dual language immersion programs for children are growing in popularity across the U.S., and not just with families who speak a language other than English at home. “Once seen as a novelty, dual-language programs...
American Bilingualism

American Bilingualism

Academic This article outlines the benefits of bilingualism, dispels some misconceptions, and argues for why bilingualism should be encouraged in American schools. “Bilingual individuals actually are better at complex...
New York City Education Department to Add or Expand 40 Dual-Language Programs

New York City Education Department to Add or Expand 40 Dual-Language Programs

Academic New York schools have expanded their dual-language programs, with each classroom having a mix of native English speakers and native non-English speakers. “Dual-language programs have been growing around the...