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Bilingual students do better on tests than native English speakers. Why?

Red Bluff Daily News 06 Feb 2023
Fresno Unified, San Francisco Unified and Oakland Unified pointed to their bilingual programs that help support students in both becoming fluent in English and retaining their native language as one reason why former English learners are high achievers ... they’re bilingual.”.
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From Garden to table: Students cook nutritious meals with vegetables grown at school

The Advocate 04 Feb 2023
Leo Judice and Ridge Elementary also are a part of the program ... She said she’s happy to have Fermin enrolled at Alice Boucher, which offers a Spanish immersion program. The program allows Fermin to connect with his dad’s Mexican heritage, will help him become bilingual and he’ll feel connected to the community, she said.
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NoVo Foundation gave out $46M to Kingston, Ulster and Mid-Hudson organizations in 2021, tax records show

Daily Freeman 04 Feb 2023
The 2021 tax records show that NoVo funding went, among others, to the Institute for Family Health for the Pine Street Family Health Center in Kingston, for $2,111,314; $1 million to Bard College, $40,000 to Bard’s La Voz Magazine and the bilingual media fellowship program; ...
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Here are the Mid-Hudson Valley organizations that got NoVo funding in 2021

Daily Freeman 04 Feb 2023
$40,000 for La Voz Magazine and the bilingual media fellowship program at Bard College in Annandale-on-Hudson ... Access Day Program. $400,000 for the Center for Creative Education’s Access Day Program in Kingston ... Residential Housing Program ... Residential Housing Program ... Housing Pilot Program ... Kingston Community Sparkplug Program.
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Imagining an outdoors for everyone: How organizations in Eagle County and around the country are ...

Vail Daily 03 Feb 2023
With many of the local programs looking to expand access and increase participation, gear is provided ... It is using the funding to hire six bilingual “EVOM representatives” who can work part-time and help host outdoor programs throughout the county ... Tafoya, who now oversees this program, actually was introduced to the model at a young age.
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HOLA Ohio, Painesville Schools to offer free, bilingual K-5 math program

The Willoughby News-Herald 02 Feb 2023
HOLA Ohio and Painesville City Schools intend to prepare elementary school students for success in math when they launch their bilingual “Counting on a Better Future” program on Feb ... Students will also be given a “lesson check” at the beginning and end of the program in order to measure their progress ... 22, though the program is free.
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Hart district awarded $240,000 for teacher credentialing program

The Signal 02 Feb 2023
The Classified School Employee Teacher Credentialing Program Grant will ... The California Classified School Employee Teacher Credentialing Program was created to address the state’s shortage of teachers in STEM, special education, bilingual education and transitional kindergarten.
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American School of Valencia Utilizing PowerSchool SIS to Customize and Manage Student Assessments and Overall ...

The Joplin Globe 02 Feb 2023
FOLSOM, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Feb 2, 2023--. PowerSchool (NYSE ... “Like other international schools, we needed to customize many aspects of our program, including our grade scales, assessments, and bilingual report cards,” said Samuel Landete Benavente, Innovation and Technology Director, American School of Valencia ... About PowerSchool ... © PowerSchool ... .
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The Actuarial Foundation's Math Motivators Tutoring Program Receives $600,000 Grant from Milliman, Inc.

Ellensburg Daily Record 01 Feb 2023
... high schools; increasing outreach to underserved high school students by partnering with federal outreach and student services programs; and expanding support of multi-language learners by actively recruiting bilingual or multi-lingual tutors, especially Spanish speakers.
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Op-Ed | The moral failure in Mayor Adams’ preliminary budget

Metro USA 01 Feb 2023
On top of restoring the cuts from this fiscal year, let’s begin by investing in the comprehensive services needed at the new English Language Learner Transfer School Programs — connecting the migrant community with bilingual social workers, robust training for school-based staff, ...
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BVSD offers option to review new elementary reading curriculum

Daily Camera 31 Jan 2023
That adoption also included Fundations, a supplemental phonics program on the state’s approved list ... The remaining schools will begin using the new program in the 2024-25 school year ... Vrain Valley School District to replace the ReadyGEN reading program. Boulder Valley uses the program in its three dual-immersion bilingual schools, while St.
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COVID aftermath continues to affect Florida schools

Tampa Bay Times 30 Jan 2023
The big story. The coronavirus pandemic is largely in the rearview mirror for Florida education. Its effects continue to impact the system ... UF leadership ... Superintendents ... Diversity issues ... Miami-Dade College wanted to help high-achieving bilingual teens succeed in college. It created a dual-language program in its Honors College, WLRN reports ... ....
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‘Bilingual nation’ push needs new vision

Taipei Times 29 Jan 2023
There are also universities that have been cheating the Ministry of Education out of its grants for “EMI” (English-medium instruction) courses by fabricating various programs, and schools that have been overdoing EMI by teaching Chinese in English only, departing from the original intention of the bilingual policy.
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Native American leaders: Educational trust fund will be key

Albuquerque Journal 28 Jan 2023
(AP) — Native American leaders said creating a special $50 million trust fund to help finance educational programs within tribal communities in New Mexico, where there are the lowest rates of reading and math proficiency in the country, would be a big step toward improving outcomes for their students.
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Children are the secret behind Israeli-Arab peace

The Jerusalem Post 28 Jan 2023
Founded 10 years ago, the organization works with approximately 60 schools, offering both before and after-school programs ... To help them accomplish this, a cornerstone of the program is English-language instruction ... Starting with partnerships in Shanghai and Hong Kong, the program was seeing great results.

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