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Voting rights battle in Washington state raises allegations of diluting Latino votes

Finger Lakes Times 17 May 2021
It is an area long dominated politically by white conservatives and agricultural interests ... " ... Felix Vargas, who moved to Pasco in 1956 when he was 12 and his father got a job on the Northern Pacific Railway, gives the city credit for a voluntary busing program that sent him to west-side schools. Pasco was also an early adopter of bilingual education.

From student to teacher: Woman learns English to become bilingual Waco ISD teacher, help others

Waco Tribune-Herald 15 May 2021
Waco ISD offers both English as a second language programs and a few types of bilingual programs. ESL is aimed solely at students learning English, and its bilingual "early exit" program also is aimed at getting students prepared to move to English-only instruction ... Waco ISD has 42 bilingual teachers serving 657 students in a bilingual program.

Jordan-Matthews Jet earns full ride to N.C. State

Chatham Journal 15 May 2021
Siler City, NC – This Jet has plenty of fuel ... Shane Conroy. “Right now, I’m planning to study bioprocessing — which is using cells to make chemicals — and statistics,” Conroy said ... Conroy completed the Dual Language program, a K-12 initiative that prepares students to be bilingual in English and Spanish ... .

9NEWS hires meteorologist Chris Bianchi to give weather forecasts in English and Spanish

Denver Post 14 May 2021
0 Shares ... The bilingual forecaster will be tasked with giving weather reports in English and Spanish for KUSA over the air and digitally in a hybrid role, including a lot of work on the network’s streaming channels ... 🚨Some news ... It'll be a unique role as a bilingual meteorologist and to anchor + develop @9NEWS' WATCH program ... RELATED ... .

Bethlehem mayoral candidates trade shots, but also find common ground in pre-election debate

Lehigh Valley 14 May 2021
J ... Rep ...Nobody wins unless everybody wins,” he said ... “ ... To solve this issue, the councilman stated that the city needs to diversify its priorities, while Grubb wants to start a heavy recruitment program for city positions, as well as have a bilingual mayor’s office. The diversity issue was then applied to the current COVID-19 vaccination program ... .

Francisco Antonio Sisneros

El Defensor Chieftain 13 May 2021
Francisco Antonio Sisneros. 1948-2021 ... His family has roots there going back to the mid-1600s ... Francisco wrote and edited in the Bilingual Institute at the University of New Mexico (1974–1975), and for several years supervised a bilingual materials research and development program at the University of Arizona in Tucson (1975-1981) ... .

'Unique' Orléans Health Hub slated to open its doors June 24

Canada Dot Com 13 May 2021
The hub aims to offer east-end residents integrated, needs-based and bilingual programs in a nature-inspired building at ...

Longview schools improving services for English language learners as more students enter program

TDN 12 May 2021
The ELL program gets most of it funding from the Transitional Bilingual Instruction Program and Title III. In 2020-2021, $543,000 came from the bilingual program, which paid for part-time certificated ELL teachers at Cascade and Monticello, full-time ELL paraeducators at both high ...

Chopra Global and Alicia Keys Partner on 21-Day Meditation Program

The Hollywood Reporter 12 May 2021
Alicia Keys is following in the footsteps of Oprah Winfrey by partnering with Deepak Chopra and his Chopra Global on a program under the 21-day Meditation Experience banner ... The catalog currently features 19 programs. Most recently, a bilingual program launched in 2020 with Chopra and international superstar J Balvin.

Aliquippa school board candidates look to improve athletics and academics

The Beaver Times 12 May 2021
After eight years on the board, she's particularly proud of her program development efforts. Through DREAMERS, she's been able to help implement a number of temporary educational programs in the school, including anti-bullying and anti-vaping programs ... "To be successful in this world, you have to be bilingual," Durham-Flannigan said.

Chopra Global And Alicia Keys Release New 21-Day Meditation Experience, "Activating The Divine Feminine: The ...

The Oneida Daily Dispatch 12 May 2021
The 21-Day program takes participants on a journey to discover the power of living in communion with the Divine Feminine while exploring love, compassion, empathy, and inner peace ... Body, Mind & Spirit, a bilingual program launched in 2020 with international music superstar and Latin Grammy Award winning artist J Balvin.

Two Sierra Vista High School students win essay contests

San Gabriel Valley Tribune 10 May 2021
Estrada was recognized for her essay by the National Association for Bilingual Education ... The National Association of Bilingual Education and the California Association of Bilingual Education are nonprofit organizations advocating for equity in education and excellence for bilingual and multilingual programs.

Teach students English

Santa Barbara News-Press 09 May 2021
Rozanne Crawford’s News-Press commentary about language programs was praised by Santa Barbara resident Linda Muzinich. Dear Rozanne Crawford, ... However, there were assistants and an afterschool program that assisted students with homework using another language ... I feel it is a disservice to have a bilingual program for non-English speaking students ... .

Show and tell

Santa Barbara News-Press 08 May 2021
The library offers Spanish language materials for adults and children, as well as Spanish language programs.

First generation, Latino immigrant makes dream a reality

Albuquerque Journal 08 May 2021
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M.Graduation is a big deal for any senior ... But for 17-year-old Agustin Leon-Saenz, graduation marks even more ... “… I’m a first generation, Latino immigrant from Ecuador and I’m in the bilingual seal program at my high school and I’m definitely very proud to represent my community.” ... (Roberto E.