Latest News for: Bilingual program


Chicago Teachers Union unveils contract demands, vowing not to cower in proposals to fully staff ...

Chicago Tribune 16 Apr 2024
... our school community,” added Davis Gates, flanked by educators who advocated for the expansion of bilingual, sports, fine arts and restorative justice programming and Sustainable Community Schools.

‘They hate me’: Ousted Brooklyn principal targeted by higher-ups for supporting Israel, she says

New York Post 13 Apr 2024
5 ... report ... 5 ... Google Maps ... The 459 students at the middle-high school are 92% Hispanic and black, 88% low income, and 30% with special needs, including kids with severe intellectual disabilities from the Hasidic community in a bilingual Yiddish program.

Healthy Families program works to build support for Eagle County’s kids and new families

Vail Daily 12 Apr 2024
The program, a project of Eagle County, with the help of Your Hope Center, has set an ambitious goal ... The program has been able to do that because of the ability to hire people, several of whom are bilingual and bicultural.

‘Being bilingual is a superpower’: AXIS International Academy earns prestigious award for French program

The Tribune Greeley 11 Apr 2024
France’s Ministry for Europe and Foreign Affairs issues the label to recognize and promote bilingual French-speaking programs outside France ... The school’s French immersion program sets bilingual ...

McCaughey: Teach migrant children English – bilingual ed is a scam

Ogden Standard Examiner 10 Apr 2024
Bilingual ed will doom most of these kids to failure ... Truth is, bilingual education is not a “right.” It’s a wrong ... Yet students in bilingual programs are less than half as likely to graduate as students taught in English.

Business, nonprofit roundup: WNC Career Expo coming April 17

Mountain Xpress 10 Apr 2024
The grant, which will be distributed over five years, will allow Skillset to expand off-site by adding a cargo van and hiring a bilingual full-time employee to expand programming to migrant and English-learning communities.

First 5 Tulare County honors local ‘Hands-On Heros’

Visalia Times Delta 09 Apr 2024
Wendt thought it was important to nurture the next generation, so she has continued to teach the program, her nominators said ... She was one of the first graduates of the school district’s parenting program, Parenting Partners.

Weber State University to develop degrees, certificates taught in Spanish

Ogden Standard Examiner 08 Apr 2024
OGDEN — Weber State University is launching a sweeping program in the hope of building a stronger bilingual workforce ... WSU’s press release also noted that the university will add additional bilingual ...

Aspen Science Center to host eclipse viewing party

Aspen Times 07 Apr 2024
They serve children, families, adults; residents and visitors; with programs and events from Aspen to Parachute. ASC also provides accessible and inclusive bilingual STEM experiences Valley-wide ... .

Students from Steamboat Springs High School share their experience with middle schoolers in new teen ...

Steamboat Pilot 06 Apr 2024
At the time, there were no existing local models to guide the program, so the idea remained dormant ... Hackett said he applauds the effort, time, focus and spirit invested by the students leading the new program.

In our schools: Celebrating STEM, career exploration, and student achievements in the Steamboat Springs School District

Steamboat Pilot 04 Apr 2024
The students had to code/program their robots to complete a course with several obstacles and maneuvers ... You will then be matched with a local preschool program ... Supporting our Emerging Bilingual Students and Families.

As families of the Key Bridge collapse wait, how a Baltimore County employee translates a ...

Baltimore Sun 04 Apr 2024
Catalina Rodriguez Lima, the current and founding director of MIMA, said her office activated an existing case management program that works with nonprofits to provide bilingual resources to the ...

How Illinois school districts can train more bilingual educators

Chicago Sun-Times 02 Apr 2024
A $2.8 million increase to the Minority Teacher Illinois Scholarship with a set-aside to prioritize bilingual educators; $45 million in Teacher Vacancy Grants , part of a pilot program aimed at ...

Lexington City Schools expands Spanish Immersion Program

The Lexington Dispatch 02 Apr 2024
Now available at Pickett Elementary School for grades K-5, the program has gained acclaim for nurturing bilingualism and socio-cultural competence among students ... There are no planned changes to the curriculum or structure of the program.

The push for bilingual education will doom migrant kids to failure

New York Post 02 Apr 2024
Bilingual ed will doom most of these kids to failure ... Truth is, bilingual education is not a “right.” It’s a wrong ... Yet students in bilingual programs are less than half as likely to graduate as students taught in English.