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Great African American Chef In Berkeley

Banks White, executive chef at FIVE at the Hotel Shattuck Plaza in Berkeley, who is leaving to helm the kitchen...

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Make Parents Your Allies in Language Immersion

By Heather Clydesdale (Reposted: Asia Society) “Parents, wait here.” In China, it is not uncommon for this message to be...

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Mandarin Immersion Schools: Where We Stand in 2013

Reposted from Mandarin Immersion Parents Council (by Beth Weise) As educators from across the nation meet in Boston at the...

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12 Common Myths and Misconceptions about Bilingual Children

The information for this infographic comes from Barbara Zurer Pearson’s book Raising a Bilingual Child. 12 Myth Misconceptions by theberkeleymom

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Why It Takes A Leap of Faith to Enroll Your Child in a Language Immersion Program

Reposted from Spanglishbaby.com: I thought I knew *a lot* about dual immersion schools because I’ve been researching them for both...

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Chinese, Africa’s New Language

As China’s investments in Africa grow, so has interest in the Chinese language across the continent. In Zimbabwe, learning Chinese...

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A Message from a Black Mother to Her Son

Dear Caleb, When you were almost 2, we would drop off your cousin, Sydney, at her K-8 elementary school. The...

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6 Things Your Child Should Know Before Kindergarten

Although your child attends a language immersion school you should still be aware of basic milestones. While there are some...

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5 Ways to Speak Chinese outside the Classroom.

As a monolingual parent raising bilingual children I am a strong advocate of supplementing their language learning experiences. Create the...

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Tips to Teach Sight Words

At the end of the school year my kindergartner will be evaluated on her ability to read 100 sight words....

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Dynamic PAASSC Parent Presents a Revolutionary One Man Play

Cops and Robbers Date: Friday February 22 Time: 7 PM Location: 145 Dwinelle Hall, UC Berkeley Campus, Berkeley, CA Cost: Free...

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What Parents Want to Know About Foreign Language Immersion Programs

Tara W. Fortune, Center for Advanced Research on Language Acquisition, University of Minnesota Diane J. Tedick, Department of Curriculum and...

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