Dr. José Medina, Director of Global Language and Culture Education at CAL and with connections to EPISD, returned home last week to train principals and other educators on strategies to strengthen the innovative bilingual education program at their campuses.
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Join the LINCS community for this informative one-hour webinar on the recently published study on teaching writing to adult English learners on Friday, March 2, 2018 at 1:00 pm ET.
LAUSD Partners with CAL to Develop English Learner Master Plan to Promote Multilingualism for All Students
CAL has partnered with L.A. Unified School District to collaborate on a new English Learner Master Plan for the district to provide the most effective programs, services, practices and policies for English learners to succeed.
This blog post addresses ideas for how educators can use cultural practices that draw from the arts, music and traditions to enrich language learning beyond words.
New York City's Education Department recently announced that 33 bilingual prekindergarten programs will be added in the 2018-19 school year, including Bengali and Russian for the first time.
Bilingualism may improve task-switching skills for students with autism, a study suggests.
CAL is pleased to announce the launch of its new CAL Solutions website designed to provide a convenient portal to information about CAL’s wide range of service offerings.
Dual language students at a Wisconsin elementary school recently celebrated the release of a 34-page trilingual children's book about the Ho-Chunk Nation that they helped create.
Bilingual students are serving as their school's language ambassadors, a role in which they serve as interpreters to help immigrants, foreign visitors and English language learners.
In this blog post Dr. José L. Medina, Director of Dual Language and Bilingual Education at CAL, shares his experience as an English learner entering school.