DC Immersion in the news!

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DC Schools Exand Their Dual Language Programs Natalie Gross, Education Writers Association, March 18th 2016

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One DC School Uses Spanish Immersion to Help Students Learn English Perry Stein, the Washington Post, March 7th 2016

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Dual Language Drought, December 2015

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The Economic Imperative of Bilingual Education, November 2015

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DC Language Immersion Schools Flourish in DC, June 12 2015, by Moriah Costa

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Greater Greater Washington, June 10, 2015 Education in multiple languages gives kids a big boost, which means high demand for DC’s programs, by David Alpert

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New Advocacy Group Pushes for Multilingualism in D.C. Schools, New America Ed, 27 February 2015

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Language Immersion Programs Growing in DC but only West of the River, 1 December 2014

 

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Modern languages ‘recovery programme’ urged by United Kingdom’s MPs

http://www.dnainfo.com/new-york/20141117/upper-west-side/what-you-need-know-before-sending-your-child-dual-language-program

http://blogs.houstonisd.org/news/2014/11/07/hisd-proposes-new-arabic-language-immersion-magnet-to-meet-needs-of-culturally-diverse-city/

http://www.jconline.com/story/news/education/2014/11/02/mastering-mandarin-becoming-essential/18385341/

http://www.washingtonpost.com/lifestyle/magazine/parents-want-their-elementary-pupils-to-learn-foreign-languages—but-where/2014/10/30/2b2f0864-4d7e-11e4-aa5e-7153e466a02d_story.html

http://www.edweek.org/ew/articles/2014/10/15/08dual.h34.html?cmp=soc-edit-tw

http://www.nbcnews.com/news/latino/spanish-language-immersion-schools-gain-popularity-n225776

http://www.washingtonpost.com/national/health-science/a-second-language-may-help-sustain-the-brain/2014/06/09/d476f536-ec4d-11e3-93d2-edd4be1f5d9e_story.html

http://www.dailytexanonline.com/2014/09/26/ut-professor’s-book-looks-at-benefits-of-bilingualism

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2012/12/05/foreign-language-education-students-success_n_2244477.html