Some say that professional development is like a lamp post. It “lights the way.” Others say that professional development is like a lamp post because if you run into it, it hurts. Colleagues in education have various reasons for metaphors like those. We get it.
It was refreshing to know there are so many people out there who believe in the possibilities for ALL students and who aren’t trapped in the “this will never change” mindset. – Lilah Ambrosi
At our upcoming Leadership Institute (April 19) for add.a.lingua partner school administrators and point people, we plan to spend time exploring “the bar” for students in quality dual language programs. To help guide that process we’ll be taking time to work through add.a.lingua’s quality quadrants with success indicators research.
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: April 8, 2015 CONTACT: Jordan Roeda (616) 570-5916 add.a.lingua to Welcome Top Language Immersion Education Scholar to West Michigan: Effective Dual Language Immersion Education Closes Achievement Gaps, Raises Standards Zeeland, MI — On Tuesday, April 28, add.a.lingua and Grand Valley State University… Read More
We want to congratulate our friend, Dr. Diane Tedick, as she receives the University of Minnesota’s Award for Outstanding Contributions to Postbaccalaureate, Graduate, and Professional Education. Here’s what the University of Minnesota had to say about Dr. Tedick: Diane J. Tedick is the teacher, advisor,… Read More
What does the research tell us about dual language immersion (DLI) education? How does DLI education impact academic outcomes for English language learners compared to English-dominant students? What will it take to propel DLI research in the days ahead? To help us answer those questions and… Read More