How Kindergartners are Learning Mandarin Chinese

An immersive language immersion program is showing educators how kindergartners are learning Mandarin Chinese. In Overland Park, Kansas, a kindergartner at a rural school asked to go to the bathroom.  He asked in Mandarin Chinese. Claire Pan, a teacher from Taiwan,...

More Time to Revamp the Bilingual Education Program

In New Mexico, dozens of advocates, parents, educators, and tribal leaders are  urging that the state Education Department allow more time to revamp the bilingual education program. Many people with a stake in bilingual education feel that the proposed overhaul is...