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November 8, 2018
Superintendent’s plan to expand biliteracy program in Adams 14 being kept private
The school board directed the superintendent to come up with a biliteracy plan, during a private meeting in September, following pressure from community.
October 2, 2018
Adams 14 board ordered superintendent to create plan to expand biliteracy option soon
Adams 14 reached the consensus for directing the superintendent to make the change, during a closed-session.
July 24, 2018
In Aurora, a math teacher led the way to offer students a seal of biliteracy
Few districts have taken on the work to offer a seal of biliteracy after the state passed a law last year.
July 19, 2018
There are lots of ways schools teach English learners. Here’s how it works.
Many school districts have been, or are under, federal orders to improve education for English learners.
June 28, 2018
KIPP charter network launching biliteracy program at new Denver elementary school
KIPP officials heard from families in southwest Denver who wanted a bilingual education for their children.
Up and up
May 9, 2018
Number of Denver students earning a ‘seal of biliteracy’ continues to skyrocket
Students earned seals this year in 20 different languages.
a new plan
December 20, 2017
This Colorado school district was supposed to be a model for advancing biliteracy. Now it’s scaling back
The Adams 14 school district is ending its expansion of the biliteracy pathways that were expected to go from kindergarten through 12th grade.
February 3, 2015
Indiana Senate passes bill requiring ethnic studies
A bill passed by the Indiana Senate today would require that high school students study ethnic history in social studies, but lawmakers said it shouldn’t…
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