The National Center of Cultural and Linguistic Responsiveness and the Head Star Office has developed four practitioner or parent friendly briefs that discuss and celebrate cultural and linguistic diversity. The following is the title:
1. The Benefits of Being Bilingual
Spanish version – Las Ventajas de Ser Bilingue
2. The Gift of Language
Spanish version- El Don del Lenguage
3. Language in the Home and the Community Part 1 and http://eclkc.ohs.acf.hhs.gov/hslc/tta-system/cultural-linguistic/docs/language-at-home-teachers.pdf
Spanish version- El Lenguaje en el Hogar y en la Comunidad Parte 1
The briefs are also available in Spanish and can be easily disseminated!
Claudia is the Endowed Joan Wieler Arno 49 Professor at Lasell University. She is currently a full professor of education and chair of the Education Program. Claudia has been a teacher, researcher, consultant, and professor of special education.