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In Memoriam: Ivannia Soto

Ivannia Soto was an exemplary scholar-practitioner. Her scholarly contributions are impressive and include 14 published books, but perhaps even more impressive was her dedication...

Winners Announced for 2024 Crystal Apple Awards

School Specialty today announced the 2024 winners of its annual Crystal Apple Awards, which celebrate teachers who embody inspiration, leadership, and passion in teaching. Each...

Podcast Seeks to Legitimize US Spanish

Spanish speakers in the...

Chinese ‘Linguistic Coup’ in East Africa

As part of its goal to displace American influence, China is winning linguistic hearts in East Africa (a bloc of 300 million people), by...

Literacy

California Bill Would Mandate Science of Reading

A newly introduced California Assembly bill would require the state’s teachers to be trained and reading to be taught only according to the principles...

Resources

Opera for Educators

LA Opera has experts in languages, music, and history, ready to work with educators to integrate opera into classrooms. The program which runs from...

Applications Now Open for John Smartt Summer Scholars Program

Rutgers Graduate School of Education is now accepting applications for their virtual internship program, John Smartt Summer Scholars. The program provides interested master's students...

Automated Scoring for AAPPL Spanish PW

In September 2023, ACTFL and Language Testing International (LTI) launched an automated scoring system for the ACTFL Assessment of Performance toward Proficiency in Languages...

Spanish Dyscalculia Screener

To help all learners in achieving equitable outcomes in math education, TouchMath released the Spanish version of its comprehensive dyscalculia screener on Aug. 15,...

Professional Development

Teaching Cooperatively across Borders

“Magandang umaga! Kumusta kayo, mga bata?” “¡Buenos días!”...

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