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No one-size-fits all approach to education for deaf children

A letter I wrote to The Sunday Times in response to the article ‘I was worse than a Tiger Mum’ that appeared on July 13th, was published today. 78 more words


The Past is in Front of Us, the Future is Behind Us

I have some news.

Last week I accepted a new job position in Quito, as a high school instructor in AP English Language and Literature at a small private school called… 1,726 more words


My Toddler's Bilingual Development

I have been recording (mostly on Facebook) my daughters’ bilingual development. The following conversation took place when she was 1 year and 11 months old. 367 more words

Language:Culture Expression & Identity

Five ways your school can support multilingualism

As we come to the end of the school year I’ve been reflecting on how much the school impacts successful bilingual development. Most schools are not “bilingual” schools, or “immersion” schools, or indeed any kind of language-based school model. 883 more words


Bilingualism in Ecuador

Bilingualism is highly valued in Ecuador. There is no doubt about that. That being said, I have been trying to understand how Spanish and English work here.   298 more words

Language:Culture Expression & Identity

Education All Stars: This teacher has been in ELL student's shoes

VOXXI is dedicated to recognizing those working in the field of education for making a difference and those students setting the example for our future generation. 672 more words


Language Policy in Arizona

One of our latest publications is Language Policy Processes and Consequences edited by Sarah Catherine K. Moore. Here, Sarah gives us a bit of background on the complex situation in Arizona. 282 more words

Applied Linguistics