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Author(s):Gold, N
Title:Successful bilingual schools: Six effective programs in California
Organization:San Diego County Office of Education
Short Description:the The goal of this study is to illustrate that bilingual schools are capable of providing opportunities for students to achieve and sustain high levels of academic excellence even when faced with challenges such as poverty and a lack of English proficiency upon entering school.
Annotation:The purpose of this study was to identify schools with successful bilingual education programs, and to document their success. It is not a comparative study, and was not intended to support or refute competing claims about the relative effectiveness of bilingual education compared to other approaches. Instead, the goal was to illustrate that bilingual schools are capable of providing opportunities for students to achieve and sustain high levels of academic excellence even when faced with challenges such as poverty and a lack of students’ English proficiency upon entering school.
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Educational Attainment/College Degree Completion
English Language Learners/LEP/ESL
Low-Income Students
Non-traditional Students

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