WHAT RESEARCH SAYS
Benefits of second language study
Research findings of the benefits of studying a second language. Benefits include: academic progress in other subjects; narrowing of achievement gaps; development of basic skills; higher-order, abstract and creative thinking; and more.
Teaching English Learners Languages
Should students who are learning English spend the school day in classes where only English is spoken? Or should they be taught reading and other academic skills and content in their native language? These are just a couple of the important questions surrounding effective practices for teaching English Learners.
The Astounding Effectiveness of Dual Language Education for All
Longitudinal research findings from one-way and two-way dual language enrichment models of schooling demonstrate the substantial power of this program for enhancing student outcomes and fully closing the achievement gap in second language.