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Monday letters: Teitler, Kuhlenberg for school board; yes on 5B; no on 78; bald eagles

Post Independent 18 Oct 2021
Elect Kenny Teitler. We are writing to endorse Kenny Teitler in the upcoming RFSD school board election ... Kenny created the bilingual program at Basalt Elementary School ... But since day one, his experience has been great, with engaged teachers and staff, a well-managed program, access to interesting classes and incredible sports and club opportunities ... .

Colorado Mountain College enhances focus on need for early childhood education

Vail Daily 16 Oct 2021
Colorado Mountain College offers three certificates and two associates degrees in its early childhood program ... Jackman also coordinates all the early childhood programs for the college ... Rincon is also one of the program’s students who is taking advantage of the bilingual course being offered in the pilot.

Candidate Q&A: Chresta Brinkman

Steamboat Pilot 15 Oct 2021
I support the Emerging Bilingual Program that addresses appropriate access for students who speak other languages. I will prioritize opportunities for STEAM programming and college and career training opportunities, such as Applied Engineering Sciences, for our students that align with and creatively address state standards articulated K-12.

BVSD candidates talk pandemic response, achievement gaps

Daily Camera 14 Oct 2021
Her ideas include cultural sensitivity training for staff members, more support for students, better partnerships with families and increased access to dual-language bilingual programs and credit retrieval programs ... Boulder Valley is phasing out its school resource officer program this school year.

Nassau County offering six, rather than three, months of rent relief

Newsday 14 Oct 2021
Nassau County is revising a $6 million residential rent relief program launched in January, with the goal of sending out more than the $1.25 million currently distributed ... Two bilingual employees have been assigned to the program, and Nassau County may increase staffing further.


Reliefweb 14 Oct 2021
IDRC's Climate Resilient Food Systems program is working to improve the health of livestock and protect the livelihoods of smallholder farmers ... As a , you will play a key role in leading the monitoring and evaluation functions for the program ... · Bilingual (English/French) position at an intermediate level.

BSISD school board to meet Thursday evening

Big Spring Herald 14 Oct 2021
The meeting will begin at 5.15 p.m ... The board will also hear a report on the 2020-21 Annual Bilingual/English as a Second Language Program review and on the 2021 Texas English Language Proficiency Assessment System (TELPAS) assessment results. TELPAS is an assessment program for students in Texas public schools who are learning the English language.

First lady tours Chicago college, talks with young Latinos

Dispatch Argus 14 Oct 2021
“I hope she sees how important agriculture educational programs are ... Taylor, who identified herself as an Afro Latina as a first generation Panamanian American, also spoke about the importance of having bilingual resources available in institutions and other programs to facilitate access to immigrant families who do not speak the language.

More Hispanics, Latinos moving to St. Lucie County, census data shows

WPTV 13 Oct 2021
PORT ST. LUCIE, Fla. — When it comes to choosing what county to live in, an increasing number of Hispanics and Latinos are moving to St. Lucie County. In fact, according to preliminary 2020 census data, in the last 10 years, St ... WPTV ... St ... Lucie is about to start a new program -- bilingual story time at 10.30 a.m ... The first bilingual story time at Paula A ... .

Environmental Impact Assessment: Why you should turn your roof into a leafy paradise

Taipei Times 12 Oct 2021
Well known in Taichung circles as co-publisher of Compass, a bilingual city guide, and a frequent contributor to ICRT’s news programs, Smith started the garden soon after he moved in to a two-floor apartment in the city’s Situn District (西屯) ... The program’s budget was NT$3 million last year and the same this year.

Guest Column: All Texans can help reduce malnutrition among older adults

The Marshall News Messenger 11 Oct 2021
The Texas Health and Human Services Department’s Texercise program recently developed a robust set of bilingual resources geared toward helping older Texans, as well as the healthcare providers, caregivers and senior living professionals who care for them, recognize and take action to encourage healthy eating and prevent malnutrition.

Overcoming obstacles: The Gospel According to Jerry

Mountain Xpress 11 Oct 2021
Another exciting local initiative is Word on the Street, which offers bilingual, arts-based programming to youths of color ages 13-19 to encourage creativity, build self-esteem and, in many cases, prepare them to be the first in their families to attend college ... PODS program.

Texas struggled to teach students learning English even before pandemic

Cleburne Times-Review 10 Oct 2021
The measure calls for educators to come up with a more strategic plan to improve bilingual education by looking for ways to increase the number of bilingual teachers and dual-language programs, and have educators come up with better ways to identify students who need to be enrolled ... Only about 1 in 5 English learners are enrolled in such programs.

Texas struggled to teach students learning English before COVID-19. Pandemic made it worse

Lubbock Avalanche-Journal 10 Oct 2021
The Texas Association for Bilingual Education is working to teach parents how to advocate for their children, and the best dual language programs ... The measure calls for educators to come up with a more strategic plan to improve bilingual education by looking for ways to increase ...

Mayor's Memos: Bluffton Branch Library depends on volunteers

Bluffton Today 10 Oct 2021
A business is successful because of the determination and hard work of its owners and employees ... children’s computers with bilingual interactive programs, display cubes and bookends, Wii console and Xbox for teens, summer reading programs for children and adults, blackout shades for the community room, furniture, bike racks and so much more.