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Job: Specialist-Secondary Spanish Language & Literacy

Highline Public Schools seeks an experienced teacher specialist to lead exciting World Language and Bilingual work. Job Number:2016-1580  Read full job description 2016/2017 school year. JOB TITLE: INSTRUCTIONAL SPECIALIST/SECONDARY SPANISH LANGUAGE AND LITERACY-School Based

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Russian Dual Language in Bellevue

April 27, 2016 Dear Sir/Madam, I am reaching out to you about our initiative which will support cultural and linguistic diversity in Bellevue School District through introduction of another dual language immersion program – with English and Russian languages. As you may … Continue reading

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Heritage Language Research Institute 2016

Ninth Heritage Language Research Institute From bilingual children to adult heritage speakers The University of Washington has the honor of hosting this year’s Heritage Language Research Institute, organized by the National Heritage Language Research Center at UCLA. JUNE 15- 18, … Continue reading

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Seal of Biliteracy 2016

Although the State Seal of Biliteracy was officially launched in Washington state last June, this is the first year that most districts have had a chance to actually prepare for awarding the Seal to qualified high school graduating seniors. Information about the … Continue reading

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“Russian Classroom” Project a Success

The University of Washington recently successfully completed the “Russian Classroom” project. Five months of professional development courses for teachers of Russian language, consisting of both classroom-based and online instruction, culminated in a two-day workshop at the UW attended by more … Continue reading

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