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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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Five Myths of Talking About Race With Your Child

PAASSC is excited to highlight the work at RIISE and include a re-post of their work featuring the work of Border Crossers....

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Sesame Street In Mandarin

Many families have expressed to me the desire to identify more resources for their children to learn/explore Chinese language outside...

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Is Black History Month still Relevant

Is there still a need for Black History Month or has it served it’s time? Looking at the school calendar...

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Thank you 2012!!!

I subscribe to a few blogs and a few of them sent out thank you notes to their subscribers. I...

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Shaq Assaulted by Monks in China (video)

According to China Daily, Shaquille O’Neal has fallen in love with China. Shaq reportedly says he would like to visit...

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Chinese Boy/Girl Bands.

A global economy seems to bring a NKOTB to every corner of the globe. In case you were able to...

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Exploring the Great Wall

I have to say that visiting the Great Wall of China was by far the most amazing experience of the...

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The Fiscal Cliff: Why You Should Care

Repost from Mocha Mom Mondays: Now that the presidential election is over, you’ve been hearing stories on the news about...

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Mandarin Language Mobile Apps!

I am constantly looking for new ways to engage my children. While I make a sincere effort to limit screen...

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