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CISD resolution supports students, education funding

Corsicana Daily Sun 01 Apr 2023
Trustees also heard a report on the the English as a Second Language Bilingual and Dual Language programs. “The goal of the ESL and Bilingual Program is to help students achieve an academic, and cognitive proficiency and fluency in the English language,” said Molly Covington, coordinator of the bilingual program.

New Orleans Embraces Its French Roots

Voa News 01 Apr 2023
In reality, this was taking place at Fête Française, the annual outdoor street fair hosted by Ecole Bilingue, one of a half-dozen French immersion schools in New Orleans ... She spoke of a speech the president gave, announcing a new program to support bilingualism and access to French language — not just in New Orleans, but across the United States.

Community members speak out against Corpus Christi ISD's new bilingual program

Caller Times 31 Mar 2023
Parents asked whether the district has reached out to local universities for teacher recruitment and why it hasn't considered a dual language program ....

Colorado Symphony presents ‘Peter Rabbit’ in Spanish and English in Beaver Creek April 2

Vail Daily 31 Mar 2023
Petite Musique, the Colorado Symphony’s bilingual, interactive concert program, comes to Vilar Performing Arts Center April 2 ... symphonic music to all,” Dennis said, adding that providing bilingual programming “that brings the concert experience to life” is also a high priority.

Events taking place at Clearview and High Plains library districts, Loveland Public Library

The Tribune Greeley 31 Mar 2023
The High Plains and Clearview library districts as well as the Loveland Public Library offer a variety of programs and activities for all ages ... Kits for the program will be available for pick up upon registration ... The group will help plan special programs, collaborate with peers and give feedback and suggestions to library staff.

Easter plans; Whitaker Center future; special salads: Good Morning, Pennsylvania

Penn Live 31 Mar 2023
Good morning, Pennsylvania. A treasure in Harrisburg ... Built in 1999, Whitaker has a 700-seat theater, a large-screen cinema space, interactive science exhibits, STEM programs that incorporate gaming, and special displays that change periodically. For example, the center’s first bilingual exhibit, “The Questioneers. Read. Question. Think ... Today’s talkers.

For Everyone: Arts Calendar March 30 – April 5

LA Weekly 29 Mar 2023
This public program is a closing event for Together On the Air, an exhibition that showcases a body of rare audio materials and stories about Radio GLLU, the first bilingual LGBTQIA+ radio program in the United States ... Stay after the program for a wine and cheese reception.

Superintendent candidates point to past successes to SD2 trustees

Billings Gazette 29 Mar 2023
Eric Young ... Houston Independent School District area superintendent Dr ... Dr ... Putting a greater focus on education programs like bilingual education, special education and early childhood, he told the board that investments should focus on meeting the social and emotional needs over technological innovations to increase student growth and achievement ... .

Disinformation and democratic resilience in Taiwan

Asiatimes 29 Mar 2023
Since 2000, Taiwan has been a top target of misinformation campaigns largely propagated by the Communist Party of China (CPC) and its proxies ... The CPC’s messaging has evolved over time ... This includes the g0v civic hacking program and a bilingual Google assistant chatbot for Taiwan’s Center for Disease Control ... Like this.. Like Loading ....

Value of bilingualism in the modern world

Taipei Times 28 Mar 2023
Bilingual education is the international trend ... Cross-disciplinary, contextual and literacy-oriented programs such as bilingual courses, which go beyond examinations and focus on lifelong learning skills, are what the future of education looks like.

In this southwest Kansas classroom, immigrant students' goal isn't graduation — it's survival

The Hutchinson News 28 Mar 2023
They found a new way to describe these students — Students with Limited or Interrupted Formal Education — and absent any specific state funding for teaching these kinds of students, the district used funds from its bilingual education funding to begin the one-of-a-kind-to-Kansas program.

Chris Hedges Report: How Mexico’s Epidemic of Murdered Journalists is an Ominous Warning to the ...

Scheerpost 28 Mar 2023
By Chris Hedges / The Real News Network ... Support our Independent Journalism — Donate Today! ... She is currently co-director of Cronkite Noticias, the bilingual reporting program at Arizona State University’s Walter Cronkite School of Journalism and Mass Communication, and of MasterLAB, an investigative editor training program in Mexico City. Studio ... Yes.

Educational performance series slated for Carson City

Nevada Appeal 26 Mar 2023
Pioneer Center Youth Programs (PCYP) is the educational outreach program of the Pioneer Center for the Performing Arts geared toward children in kindergarten through sixth grade ... Kantu Inka’s bilingual performance programs incorporate world language, fine arts and social studies.

Word for Word: Language — first, second or both — plays role in spelling bee competitions

Albuquerque Journal 26 Mar 2023
There are 120 students in the school’s dual-language programs. Natalie Smith is a fifth-grade teacher in the dual-language program ... The Sandoval Academy of Bilingual Education (SABE) in Rio Rancho is a state public charter school with 230 students in kindergarten through eighth grade ... Bilingualism is our mission.”.

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