To do it successfully, you need to think creatively and have lots of support.
Proposition 58 removes barriers that restricted bilingual education programs and mandated that English learners be taught
If you cannot manage it, most probably your child will finally start catching up with his monolingual peers when he begins
It is a challenge in raising a bilingual child to provide an environment where he or she can be equally exposed to both languages
Back in Florida, where I normally live, I was tutoring a young man from Mexico as part of a program that the Literacy Coalition
Now that I am a writer, I am awestruck by those who possess the facility to translate works of literature. How do they do it? Is the translation a new, separate work of art?
I know that being Asian is more than being able to speak a language and more than outward appearance. While I've never been proud of it, I know my loss of language is just another narrative in the Great Asian-American Story, and that it's not a narrative exclusive to just me.
The reality is that these parents who sign up their kids for dual-language kindergarten are onto something.
Educators must recognize each step in a child's educational journey leads to college readiness - not just the final few. The graduating class of 2027 is preparing right now.
"If we spoke a different language, we would perceive a somewhat different world."
Personally, I love the sounds and musicality of all languages. I was raised in a bi-lingual household. I spoke English outside