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NEWS: How Immersion Teaches More Than Just Languages

Date 01.18.2018

When language and culture are taught together, dual-language immersion students can connect more deeply with bilingualism and the language they are learning, writes Angela Palmieri, a California sixth-grade language teacher. In this blog post, she shares ideas for how educators can use cultural practices that draw from the arts, music and traditions to enrich language learning beyond words.
Franklin Elementary School in Glendale offers a K-6 Italian dual-immersion program.