We've learned a lot about language education, from dual immersion programs in NYC and trilingual tracks in Southern California to school transformations in the city and the requirements of the San Francisco Unified School District Multilingual Pathways Department.
Lafayette Elementary - San Francisco Unifed School district
Riverview elementary - a trilingual public school
NYC Offers dual-Language instruction
bilingualism and language development
In this blogpost, bilingual speech-language pathologist, Alina Solomon, "defines bilingualism, discusses the different types of bilingualism, and talks about the advantages of learning two languages (or more!)."
DUAL LANGUAGE PROGRAMS EXPLAINED
"People see the benefits of bilingualism for both students who come to school speaking only English, as well as students who speak a home language and are learning English . . . cognitive flexibility, first language knowledge and skills . . . actually enhanced second language learning . . . and just generally more able to communicate on a global level."