Although bilingualism in America is on the rise, we as a country are still highly monolingual in comparison to the rest of the world. How can we as educators promote bilingualism in our classrooms?
This is a great kids article to help students understand why people immigrate! It could be a great classroom resource!
The definition of bilingual and multilingual is often misunderstood. This article focuses on the use of 2 languages verses perfect fluency in both.
I see this so much in my classroom! Very interesting article.
Many children have so much stacked against them. Their reading skills and thus their access to education are often limited in their home lives. Read Low-income children missing out on language learning both at home and at school at https://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2017/04/170414105818.htm
Video on culturally responsive teaching from Teaching Tolerance