May 2023 Inside the Issue

Building Biliteracy
Silvia Dorta-Duque de Reyes assesses the implications and applications of the science of reading research for biliteracy instruction

International Students Returning to US
Latest figures show 10% increase in student visitors, more than 50,000 enrolled in K-12, and a massive increase in second language majors

Scaffolding Success for Multilingual Learners
Douglas Fisher, Nancy Frey, and John Almarode explain how to fine-tune student supports to maximize their efficacy

Haitian Creole is a Living Language
Marleen Julien celebrates Haitian Heritage Month with recognition of the vibrancy and growing importance of Kreyòl Ayisyen

Bringing Backgrounds to the Foreground
Nooshan Ashtari recommends using students’ heritage languages and cultures in class

Designing Effective World Language Courses
Simone Aguilera suggests eight keys to creating a successful program

An Adaptive Approach to Instruction
Leanna Robinson opts for flexible online tutoring to prepare for Study Abroad

Tutors of Choice
Lisa Wills suggests what schools and districts should look for in a tutoring partner