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These Houston Schools Take World Language Learning to the Next Level

Houston Schools, Schools February 13, 2015 at 6:00 am

Multilingualism is a tremendous asset, opening up new career opportunities and new cultural horizons. And even without attaining full fluency in another language, students can benefit greatly from language learning. A host of studies have shown second language learning to have positive effects ranging from strengthened cognitive abilities to increasedRead More

HISD to expand dual-language programs

HISD to expand dual-language programs

Houston Schools March 3, 2014 at 3:32 pm

In 2014, the Houston Independent School District Superintendent will be drastically increasing the number of dual-language programs in the district, adding 14 schools to the existing programs, HISD Superintendent Terry Grier announced during his Feb. 25 State of the Schools Address. HISD currently has two dual language programs. One, atRead More