In this article, we explore the heterogeneity of bilingual
teacher educators through our critical collaborative autoethnographies.
With dual-immersion programs burgeoning in California, school districts are competing fiercely for scarce teacher talent, bidding up compensation for bilingual
educators in the manner of consulting firms recruiting new business-school graduates.
Head of the Tainan City Government's Office of English as the Second Official Language, Tien Ling-hu, said the bilingual
menu has been widely supported by vendors, and has allowed for improved communication between vendors and international tourists.
With respect to children's speech as well, 40 children aged between 8 and 10 years old participated in another study, of which 20 were monolingual (BP) and 20 bilingual
Dallas ISD operates bilingual
and dual education classes at all of its 128 schools.
LATCareers.com is the industry leader for the recruitment of Bilingual
, Latino and Diversity in the US.
The researchers then experimented with language switches called code switches that are regularly heard by children in bilingual
communities like "That one looks fun!
They found that bilingual
infants and adults incurred a processing "cost" when hearing switched-language sentences and, at the moment of the language switch, their pupils dilated.
Listening to the voices of Latina teachers is particularly relevant in the field of bilingual
education (Ochoa, 2007).
Our focus in this special issue on Preparing Bilingual
Teachers explicitly, strategically, and directly addresses issues of access and resources for bilingual
teacher preparation programs that extend beyond the topics of recruitment, training, and retention of bilingual
Therefore, a competent bilingual
speaker who switches codes must have a sound knowledge of both L1 and L2 in terms of grammar and sentence structure.
30 September 2016 - US-based holding company China Bilingual
Technology and Education Inc.