Toolkits & Resources 2018-01-19T01:42:50+00:00

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HELPFUL ONLINE RESOURCES

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World Language Credits 2017-12-28T23:02:52+00:00

Information from the Office of Superintendent of Public Instruction about testing for up to four (4) high school credits for students demonstrating competency in a language other than English.

http://www.k12.wa.us/WorldLanguages/CompetencyBasedCredits.aspx

Washington State Seal of Biliteracy 2017-12-28T23:00:17+00:00

Information from the Office of Superintendent of Public Instruction about academic recognition for students demonstrating fluency in another language in addition to English.

http://www.k12.wa.us/WorldLanguages/SealofBiliteracy.aspx

RESEARCH ABOUT BILINGUALISM

HELPFUL TIPS FOR RAISING BILINGUALS

MomsRising.org – Bilingual Parenting Resources 2017-12-29T00:11:58+00:00

A wealth of information, including tips and recommendations for parents who want to nurture and promote home language acquisition and maintenance.

http://action.momsrising.org/survey/bilingual_baby/?t=9&akid=9390.1712696.oz7RS-

ORGANIZATIONS & COMMUNITY EFFORTS

Road Map Project 2017-12-29T00:37:17+00:00

The Road Map Project is a community-wide effort to drive dramatic improvement in student achievement from cradle to college and career in South King County and South Seattle. We believe collective effort is necessary to make large-scale change. Our common goal and shared vision facilitates coordinated action, both inside and outside school.

http://www.roadmapproject.org/

OneAmerica – http://www.weareoneamerica.org 2017-12-29T00:32:17+00:00

For news, information and resources about OneAmerica’s work advancing the fundamental principles of democracy and justice at the local, state and national levels, building power within immigrant communities in collaboration with key allies.

English Language Learners (ELL) Work Group 2017-12-29T00:29:02+00:00

The work group is comprised of representatives from school districts, community-based organizations, research institutions, early learning, higher education and state education departments, working together to build systems-level change that will shift education structures to reflect a more equitable system for ELL students in the Road Map Project region as well as Washington State.

http://www.roadmapproject.org/collective-action/project-hub/english-language-learner-work-group/

EDUCATIONAL & CAREER OPPORTUNITIES

UW College of Education – New Bilingual Teacher Certificate 2017-12-29T00:39:39+00:00
Martinez Fellowship 2017-12-29T00:39:05+00:00

This resource provides support to teachers of color through graduate level scholarships, early career coaching, and ongoing professional development in an effort to close the opportunity gap by recruiting and retaining teachers of color in Washington State.

http://techaccess.org/martinezfellows/

ADDITIONAL PRESENTATIONS & USEFUL RESOURCES

Washington Dream Coalition- Resource Guide for Educators 2017-12-29T00:42:52+00:00

Supporting Undocumented Students and Families
Resource Guide for Educators in Washington State

https://docs.google.com/document/d/1Pp6KkYxvuwO5Y5sfrtx0bR-x1gIVpZ_lpvQzzeca6w8/edit

Educational Forum on DACA – Powerpoint 2017-12-29T00:41:21+00:00

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