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Key Arguments in Debates about Bilingual Education: Multimodal Artifact SiCo

    • Education

Episode Detail

Bilingual education has always been a hot topic in the United States; however, within recent years different types of bilingual/ESL programs have been developed and imploded in schools. In this episode, we will discuss the major arguments for bilingual education, the counter-arguments against bilingual education, and the essential components necessary to make English-medium education effective for emergent bilingual students.

Additional Resources


Dual Language Programs
History on Bilingual Education 
Pros and Cons of Bilingual Education 

References

Dual Language Programs Explained. (2016, April 5). YouTube. Retrieved December 8, 2021, from https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3dzO9upZO8I

A historic background of bilingual education. (2009, May 22). YouTube. Retrieved December 8, 2021, from https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0tIppleeIjk

Jamboard. (2021). EDUC 2425: Reflecting on our Learning. Jamboard. Retrieved December 8, 2021, from https://jamboard.google.com/d/1CTmiDIuuSQEP6DrfStjyWoMTRdAu_zffSRlHdp0P7eQ/viewer?f=2

Linares, R. E. (2021). EDUC 2425: Foundations of Bilingual & Multicultural Education. Google Slides. Retrieved December 8, 2021, from https://docs.google.com/presentation/d/1AY5-Cy5TIiG_kywGDIluZkjeVXKumwFk/edit#slide=id.p1

Nacamulli, M. (2015, June 23). The benefits of a bilingual brain. YouTube. Retrieved December 9, 2021, from https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MMmOLN5zBLY

Pevzner, H. (2018, August 21). 5 Myths About Growing up Bilingual. Parents. Retrieved December 9, 2021, from https://www.parents.com/toddlers-preschoolers/development/language/myths-about-growing-up-bilingual/

Teaching Bilinguals (Even If You're Not One). (n.d.). CUNY-NYSIEB. Retrieved December 9, 2021, from https://www.cuny-nysieb.org/teaching-bilinguals-webseries/

Tolentino Teaching. (n.d.). Translanguaging: Teacher's Role in the Classroom. Youtube. Retrieved December 9, 2021, from https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zC302syb4Zk

Transitional Bilingual Education Programs - English Learner Education. (n.d.). Massachusetts Department of Elementary and Secondary Education. Retrieved December 8, 2021, from https://www.doe.mass.edu/ele/programs/tbe.html

Episode Detail

Bilingual education has always been a hot topic in the United States; however, within recent years different types of bilingual/ESL programs have been developed and imploded in schools. In this episode, we will discuss the major arguments for bilingual education, the counter-arguments against bilingual education, and the essential components necessary to make English-medium education effective for emergent bilingual students.

Additional Resources


Dual Language Programs
History on Bilingual Education 
Pros and Cons of Bilingual Education 

References

Dual Language Programs Explained. (2016, April 5). YouTube. Retrieved December 8, 2021, from https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3dzO9upZO8I

A historic background of bilingual education. (2009, May 22). YouTube. Retrieved December 8, 2021, from https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0tIppleeIjk

Jamboard. (2021). EDUC 2425: Reflecting on our Learning. Jamboard. Retrieved December 8, 2021, from https://jamboard.google.com/d/1CTmiDIuuSQEP6DrfStjyWoMTRdAu_zffSRlHdp0P7eQ/viewer?f=2

Linares, R. E. (2021). EDUC 2425: Foundations of Bilingual & Multicultural Education. Google Slides. Retrieved December 8, 2021, from https://docs.google.com/presentation/d/1AY5-Cy5TIiG_kywGDIluZkjeVXKumwFk/edit#slide=id.p1

Nacamulli, M. (2015, June 23). The benefits of a bilingual brain. YouTube. Retrieved December 9, 2021, from https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MMmOLN5zBLY

Pevzner, H. (2018, August 21). 5 Myths About Growing up Bilingual. Parents. Retrieved December 9, 2021, from https://www.parents.com/toddlers-preschoolers/development/language/myths-about-growing-up-bilingual/

Teaching Bilinguals (Even If You're Not One). (n.d.). CUNY-NYSIEB. Retrieved December 9, 2021, from https://www.cuny-nysieb.org/teaching-bilinguals-webseries/

Tolentino Teaching. (n.d.). Translanguaging: Teacher's Role in the Classroom. Youtube. Retrieved December 9, 2021, from https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zC302syb4Zk

Transitional Bilingual Education Programs - English Learner Education. (n.d.). Massachusetts Department of Elementary and Secondary Education. Retrieved December 8, 2021, from https://www.doe.mass.edu/ele/programs/tbe.html

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