“Timothy Reynolds, principal of Provincetown Schools, said as of the Oct. 1 enrollment count, 30% of students in his district were enrolled in the ELL program.”
“Noriega speaks Spanish, though not quite as fluently as a native speaker, she said. Now her daughters, a second-grader and a fourth-grader, correct her Spanish, she said with a laugh.”
What great outreach/advocacy conference!
Some interesting findings from Georgetown University! Click here for the entire summary:
What an awesome initiative!
“The Global California 2030 goals include 50 percent of all K-12 students participating in programs leading to proficiency in two or more languages by 2030, and by 2040, 75 percent graduating students to be proficient in two or more languages, earning them a State Seal of Biliteracy.”
Read more here: http://ow.ly/UeFG50wKHNL
Rhode Island ESL teachers may be eligible for loan forgiveness!
What do you think are the top languages spoken by English Learners in the US?
Leave your guess in the comments before you check out the newest list!
From the NCDPI, a series of quarterly webinars are being hosted on a variety of dual language topics!
This quarter’s webinar is on November 26, 2019 – Exceptional Children in DL/I Programs
Register here: http://ow.ly/flDv50wf8xT
“A dialogue held during the 2019 TESOL Convention about these issues provided participants an opportunity to (1) share experiences and (2) begin to build a community resource on interpersonal communication strategies to aid language specialists in their work. ”
TESOL’s next Core Certificate Program is accepting applications for its next Cohort!
If you or someone you know might be interested, click here: http://ow.ly/L4MM50wUPT3