The National Association for Bilingual Education just launch their new practitioner journal “Language Learner”. You can access the whole issue at http://www.nabe.org/documents/NABENews/Introducing_LL.pdf Articles titles include: Improving Achievement for ELLs Through Sheltered Instruction and Dual Language Essentials: Meeting the Goals of the Year of Languages It looks very promising!!!
Tabors, P.O., Paez, M. M., Lopez, L.M. (2003). Dual Language Abilities of Bilingual Four-Year Olds: Initial Findings from the Early Childhood Study of langauge and Literacy Development of Spanish-speaking Children. NABE Journal of Research and Practice, Winter 2003, pp 70-91. This article looked at the early literacy skills in Spanish and English for a sample […]
The following website- an effort of the the Northeast and Islands Regional Educational Laboratory at Brown University, the National Bilingual Association and Boston College provides a short listing of quality programs for bilingual learners with direct links to read more on their websites. It includes information from around the nation. Good resource!!! If you have […]