Parent Resources

Brochures / FolletosParents' Rights - Bilingual Education / Derechos de los Padres - Educación BilingüeAISD Bilingual Education Policy / Política de Educación Bilingüe

Benefits of Being Bilingual / Ventajas de Ser Bilingüe

Parent Superhero image Benefits of Being Bilingual Poster
Póster de Las Ventajas de Ser Bilingüe 

 

 

 

Health

www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2011/10/111013121701.htm

http://www.everydayhealth.com/alzheimers/bilingualism-may-slow-alzheimers-progression-9826.aspx

http://stroke.ahajournals.org/content/early/2015/11/19/STROKEAHA.115.010418

http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1002/ana.24158/abstract;jsessionid=A9F1EDCCB851663760AE43226E373F94.f02t04

 

Brain Development

http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/1467-9450.00320/abstract

https://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2013/02/130220084444.htm

https://www.wired.com/2012/04/language-and-bias/

https://www.psychologytoday.com/blog/radical-teaching/201211/bilingual-brains-smarter-faster

https://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2014/11/141112084504.htm

http://www.fluentu.com/blog/benefits-of-being-bilingual/?lang=en

http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1002/ana.24158/abstract

https://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2008/05/080507152419.htm

 

School

http://news.stanford.edu/news/2014/march/teaching-english-language-032514.html

http://journals.sagepub.com/stoken/rbtfl/xpuEp7WkeX43s/full

https://www.actfl.org/advocacy/what-the-research-shows/studies-supporting

http://kut.org/post/among-low-income-students-central-texas-bilingual-students-perform-better-staar-tests

http://www.telegraph.co.uk/education/educationnews/11159037/Bilingual-pupils-outperform-their-peers-in-noisy-lessons.html

https://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2013/09/130910105000.htm

http://news.yorku.ca/2012/02/08/bilingual-children-gain-better-focus-lit...

 

Economics

https://www.theglobeandmail.com/life/bilingualism-pays-study-finds/article4258539/

https://www.phil.frb.org/-/media/research-and-data/publications/working-papers/2002/wp02-16.pdf

http://www.economist.com/blogs/prospero/2014/03/language-study

http://www.salary.com/should-i-earn-more-for-being-bilingual/

http://money.cnn.com/2013/10/30/news/economy/job-skills-foreign-language/

https://www.phil.frb.org/-/media/research-and-data/publications/working-papers/2002/wp02-16.pdf

https://news.microsoft.com/download/presskits/education/docs/IDC_101513.pdf

http://www.newamericaneconomy.org/research/not-lost-in-translation-the-growing-importance-of-foreign-language-skills-in-the-u-s-job-market/

http://www.newamericaneconomy.org/wp-content/uploads/2017/03/NAE_Bilingual_V6.pdf

 

Social

https://www.nytimes.com/2016/03/13/opinion/sunday/the-superior-social-skills-of-bilinguals.html?_r=1

http://www.child-encyclopedia.com/second-language/according-experts/seco...

 

Statistics

https://www.accreditedlanguage.com/2016/09/14/language-diversity-in-the-us-most-multilingual-states/

https://www.gooverseas.com/blog/real-benefits-of-being-bilingual

American Community Survey, US census Bureau, 2011 & 2013: www.census.gov/acs/www/

Websites / Sitios Web

Free Websites for Language Learners

Reading Tips for Arab Speaking Parents

Unite for Literacy

International Children's Digital Library

Think Bilingual Austin

Bilingual Program: Academic Content in Two Languages 

Multilingual Math Glossary from McGraw Hill - Glencoe:  http://www.glencoe.com/sec/math/mlg/mlg.php

http://eduplace.com/bil/links/animals_es.html    (Spanish books for Science and Social Studies)

Everything ESL:
http://everythingesl.net/
http://everythingesl.net/inservices/elementary_sites_ells_71638.php

Read Write Think: http://readwritethink.org/

Reading A-Z: http://www.readinga-z.com/samples/preview.html

http://bogglesworldesl.com/ (great resource for creating flashcards)

Story Place:  http://www.storyplace.org/ (Bilingual website)

StoryLine       http://www.storylineonline.net/

Education Place http://eduplace.com/

Intervention Central: http://interventioncentral.org

ESL Flow.com:  http://www.eslflow.com/

TEA Bilingual Education Page

Texas Admin Code: Chapter 74 English Language Proficiency Standards

Why are Bilinguals Smarter?

Raising Multilingual Children

Advanced Academics website