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Harnessing the Power of a Teacher’s Pen

I recently asked a group of teachers to reflect on their own experiences as student writers. I...

Adding Madness to Method

Nothing draws more heated arguments in the field of language instruction than methods. Between trademarks and remarks,...

From Deficit-Based to Assets-Based: Breaking Down the Wall One Essential...

This is part two of our series Breaking Down the Wall. View Part 1 here.

Breaking Down the Wall

We approach 2020 with hindsight, insight, and foresight: hindsight in realizing the...

Literacy

A Futile War

The War on DrugsIn 1998, the United Nations decided that it was going...

Urge Congress to #FundLibraries

For a fourth...

From Deficit-Based to Assets-Based: Breaking Down the Wall One Essential...

This is part two of our series Breaking Down the Wall. View Part 1 here.

Analysis of State Funding for English Learners

The Education Commission of the States (ECS), an interstate compact on U.S. education...

World Language News

More Evidence that Bilingualism Delays Symptoms of Alzheimer’s

These results contribute to the growing body of evidence showing that bilinguals are more resilient in dealing with neurodegeneration than monolinguals....

Alternativas – Spanish Study Abroad

Instituto Superior de Español (Ecuador)At Instituto Superior de Español (ISE), they believe passionately...

Improve Language on Valentine’s Day with the Free Crossword

Valentine’s Day occurs every February 14. Across the United States and in other places around the world, candy, flowers and gifts are...
Mother and daughter lying on warm floor reading book

Thousands of Educators, Many Bilingual, Fear Deportation

Washington Post story of popular DREAMer teacher leaving highlights predicament of much-needed educators across the U.S.

Resources

Free Resources in English and Spanish for U.S. Census Bureau’s Statistics...

Statistics in Schools (SIS) Week, which will take place March 2-6, is a program of the U.S....

Languages

Alternativas – Spanish Study Abroad

Instituto Superior de Español (Ecuador)At Instituto Superior de Español (ISE), they believe passionately...

Singaporeans Urged to Renew Mandarin Learning

Singapore has to acknowledge that it is losing its bilingual competitive edge and put in more effort...

Dec. 18th is #ArabicLanguageDay

December 18th is World Arabic Language Day and this year's theme is "Arabic Language and Artificial Intelligence."...

Immigrants, Their Languages, and Their Children

Alex Poole presents three modest principles to facilitate familial bilingualismHeadlines like “Majority of...

Professional Development

Adding Madness to Method

Nothing draws more heated arguments in the field of language instruction than methods. Between trademarks and remarks,...

From Deficit-Based to Assets-Based: Breaking Down the Wall One Essential...

This is part two of our series Breaking Down the Wall. View Part 1 here.

Vista Higher Learning to Host Free Webinar on Jan. 16

Vista Higher Learning will be hosting a free webinar on January 16 at 7:00 p.m. EST. The...

Game-Based Civic Education

Experiential, game-based learning is a fun and engaging way for students to learn. With iCivics games, students...

Getting Transcription Ready

Aydin Adelson makes transcribing fun and constructiveTranscribing audio is one of the most...