Association of Two-Way and Dual Language Education (ATDLE)
The Association of Two-Way & Dual Language Education (ATDLE), a leading national organization, promotes highly effective Two-Way Bilingual Immersion and Dual Language educational programs that further multilingualism, academic success and the development of cross cultural competencies for all students. ATDLE is led by Executive Director, Rosa Molina, who is also a member of the NDLF Advisory Committee.
Societal Vision Statement:
ATDLE believes in the development of schools that create language enclaves to protect and advance the learning of languages in an effort to develop equitable and just communities.
ATDLE holds fast to the belief that a student need not lose a language to learn another and that additive bilingualism benefits all students in the development of their cognitive, academic, linguistic and socio-cultural proficiencies.