Language Immersion for Kids on the Weekends

For many families keeping their culture alive through language immersion for kids on the weekends is a way of life..  Parents and grandparents emigrate from their native country, and many become bilingual.  But children grow up speaking English, and don’t really...

Speak a Second Language

Colleges around the country require you to have studied, or be able to speak, a second language. This is true in Florida but students there don’t have to take a foreign language for high school credit. So in a part of the state where most families already speak...

English Learners in the Classroom

It’s important that teachers help support English learners in the classroom. There are many things teachers ask of students that require a deep knowledge of the English language like explaining logic and answering questions about key details.  Students...

Dual Language Programs On The Rise

Students spend half of their day in English-speaking classes and the other half learning in French, Spanish, Portuguese and Mandarin.  Dual language programs are booming in Utah.  Educators in half of the state’s 41 school districts are preparing their students...