Latest Bilingual education News

Most Hispanic US state weighs benefits of language programs

Jun. 11, 2022 13:14 PM EDT

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Jacqueline Powell and her fourth grade classmates toiled over pencil and paper to write a letter in Spanish about what they did in class this year. Powell explained the assignment in perfect Spanish before struggling to translate the words to end her...

Georgia educator to open preschool with bilingual curriculum

May. 01, 2022 00:28 AM EDT

RICHMOND HILL, Ga. (AP) — When Amarilys Castillo walks into her classroom, she knows it will only be a matter of time before her students lose focus. A preschool teacher at the Liberty County Pre-K Center, Castillo said some of her students look like little zombies and need to...