Latest Dual language Stories

2014-06-30 23:03:45

VIF Splash Language Immersion programs will be implemented in 47 schools during the 2014-15 school year. Chapel Hill, N.C. (PRWEB) June 30, 2014 VIF International Education, the leading provider of global education programs for K-12 schools, announced Monday that 47 schools across North Carolina will offer its Splash Language Immersion programs during the 2014-15 school year, marking an increase of 14 schools providing VIF dual language offerings in the state. Schools initiating language...

2014-03-27 23:24:04

Recent test and study results from N.C. Department of Public Instruction and UNC’s Education Policy Initiative highlight importance of teacher training and selection. Chapel Hill, N.C. (PRWEB) March 27, 2014 VIF International Education, the leading provider of global education programs for K-12 schools, is proud to report that recent findings demonstrate the continuing effectiveness of its Cultural Exchange Teachers in North Carolina classrooms. Earlier this year, VIF shared inspiring...

2011-10-19 07:00:00

In this webinar, David Rogers, executive director for Dual Language Education of New Mexico, will answer your most pressing questions concerning successful dual language education programs. Presentation airs Thursday, October 20, 2011, from 2:00â“3:00 p.m. MDT. Provo, Utah (PRWEB) October 19, 2011 Imagine Learning is hosting a free webinar on October 20, 2011, from 2:00â“3:00 p.m. MDT. This webinar will feature David Rogers, executive director for Dual...

2011-03-29 09:05:00

NEW YORK, March 29, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Author and native New Yorker John DePonte has published Speakening®: English and Spanish for Serious Students, an 83 page book that teaches students of both English and Spanish the sentence structures needed for fluency in these languages in the way that we learn our mother tongue: through conversation. It is a dual language approach that not only makes English and Spanish accessible to speakers of any language, but accelerates the...

2010-10-19 07:37:16

Visual Link Languages® helps Majestic Elementary's new Spanish immersion program. Ogden, UT (PRWEB) October 19, 2010 On Monday, October 18th, Visual Link Languages®, the world's premier Spanish language computer software company, donated $7,000 worth of Spanish learning software to Majestic Elementary School in Ogden. Dual Immersion programs are increasing in popularity throughout the country. The Weber School District currently has immersion programs for Spanish and Chinese....

2010-09-27 12:09:00

BROWNSVILLE, Texas, Sept. 27 /PRNewswire/ -- Raul Yzaguirre School for Success, Brownsville Campus, announced today a new partnership with American Reading Company that will provide extensive teacher training, student incentives, and data-tracking systems to ensure all students are meeting reading goals. All students will participate in ACTION 100, American Reading Company's Response to Intervention (RtI) accountability model. A special kickoff event for the entire school community,...

2009-07-23 14:14:00

KING OF PRUSSIA, Pa., July 23 /PRNewswire/ -- American Reading Company (ARC) announced today that Alma Flor Ada and F. Isabel Campoy have partnered with ARC to expand Spanish programs for bilingual, dual language and world language classrooms. "Education advocates Alma Flor Ada and F. Isabel Campoy are pioneers in the development of multicultural and bilingual books for children," says Jane Hileman, CEO of American Reading Company. "Their understanding of language acquisition theory...

Word of the Day
  • Remarkable; prodigious.
  • Audacious; gutsy.
  • Completely; extremely.
  • Audaciously; boldly.
  • Impressively great in size; enormous; extraordinary.
This word is probably from the dialectal 'boldacious,' a blend of 'bold' and 'audacious.'