Latest News for: Bilingual program


Extension marks milestone with Spanish-speaking growers

The Milton Standard Journal 21 Feb 2024
“Our research with next generation Latino horticulturists also revealed that Facebook is one of the most effective ways to communicate about educational opportunities, and so bilingual programming is shared on Facebook,” she added.

SUNY Oneonta, Cobleskill announce agreement

The Daily Star 21 Feb 2024
... school counseling and special education, online master’s degree programs in literacy education and educational technology, and online certificate programs in bilingual education and school counseling.

Session Shows a Working Government

Rio Grande Sun 21 Feb 2024
SANTA ROSA, N.M ... Education also received a lot of attention, with an overall 6% hike in spending that included millions of dollars for literacy and bilingual programs, along with school employee raises to bring everyone up to at least $15 per hour ... .

Inside the NHL’s push to recruit Latino hockey fans and grow the game

The Los Angeles Times 21 Feb 2024
That’s why the league celebrates Hispanic Heritage Month and why seven teams, including the Kings and Ducks, offer Spanish-language broadcasts, kids’ hockey instruction or bilingual hockey-themed classroom programs, among other things.

Why are Paterson schools seeing an influx of non-English-speaking students? 19 Feb 2024
Administration officials have not said whether they needed to increase funding for the LEP program, expand the number of classes for ELL students or hire additional bilingual teachers.

NYC parents worry students will be turned away from high-performing district under call to cut ...

New York Post 19 Feb 2024
... funding to implement class-size reduction could force the city to eliminate or slash popular programs and services, such as Summer Rising, 3-K, social workers and bilingual services, for their kids.

Youth First: Why it's important for your child to be bored

Times-Tribune 18 Feb 2024
Youth First provides 90 highly trained mental health professionals (primarily master’s level social workers), prevention programs, parent engagement coordinators, and bilingual support personnel to 125 schools across 14 Indiana counties.

$1.25M grant to fund clean energy jobs

The Eagle-Tribune 17 Feb 2024
Both programs will benefit residents in Andover, North Andover and Lawrence, which were affected by the 2018 Merrimack Valley gas explosions ... All grant-funded programs will be taught by bilingual instructors or with bilingual paraprofessionals.

SCV Education Foundation gifts materials to 13 teachers

The Signal 17 Feb 2024
Because the program at the elementary school is fairly new, they don’t have enough Spanish reading material for her students to begin reading independently and continuing to develop their second language, said Haggart.

East Iredell Middle to become a duel immersion and world language academy

Statesville Record & Landmark 17 Feb 2024
... more opportunities according to the school system as the Dual Immersion Program offers students the opportunity to become bilingual through immersive instruction in both English and Spanish.

This week at the Johnson City Library (Feb. 18-24)

Kingsport Times-News 17 Feb 2024
The program meets in the library’s Jones Meeting Center ...Bilingual Storytime meets Tuesday at 6 p.m ... The program is recommended for preschoolers and their families ... Ages 12-18 on TAB help make decisions about the library’s teen programs and services.

The Kemper Foundation’s Read Conmigo Program Awards $150,000 in Grants to Bilingual Teachers

The Joplin Globe 16 Feb 2024
“We’re pleased to announce our new grant recipients—an impressive group of teachers that are empowered through the Read Conmigo program to provide valuable learning experiences for their bilingual ...

Sine Die another day; education funding grows in new budget

Sierra County Sentinel 16 Feb 2024
... literacy programs$2 million for attendance programs ... The bill would’ve built the capacity to build bilingual programming and certification programs in public colleges,universities and tribal colleges.

Community comes together to provide outdoor opportunities for emerging/bilingual students

Steamboat Pilot 14 Feb 2024
Snowy skies and fresh powder greeted 40 enthusiastic students from the Steamboat Springs School District’s emerging/bilingual program, who spent the day on the slopes of Steamboat Resort on Feb.