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Students interested in this minor should consult home college advisors and secure permission from the Bilingual-Bicultural Education Program to enroll. The first bilingual teachers were trained on the job, primarily by their own experience and via networking opportunities and local conferences. Bilingual curricula emerged as a response to the sink-or-swim” mentality some schools once took toward English learners, causing many students to fall behind.
The course emphasizes the value of teacher research through which critical issues in the fields of ESL and bilingual education of Latinos in particular are investigated. Before the English-only instruction bill’s passage in 2002, the most common way schools served students learning English was through a program called transitional bilingual education.
Willig concluded that the better the experimental design of the study, the more positive were the effects of bilingual education. We also develop bilingual programmes tailored specifically for ministries of education and groups of schools …Read More