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September/October 2015

This issue is also available as a digital version

Here is the complete Table of Contents for the September/October issue of The Illinois School Board Journal. Highlighted articles are available here in full-text form. For other articles, click the digital version link above, or check your mailbox for your issue of the Journal. To request copies of the print version, contact:

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  • Demand grows for dual language programs
    By Carol E. Webb
    Research indicates that two-way dual language education offers two-way benefits of bilingualism, biliteracy, and cross-cultural awareness, as well as closing the achievement gap for ELLs.


  • Urbana schools choose immersion
    By Joseph Wiemelt
    In 2012, Urbana School District 116 decided the time was right to offer the best educational model for dual language learning.
  • Commentary: Seizing the moment
    By Joseph Wiemelt
  • Harnessing potential and possibilities of English learners
    By Debbie Zacarian



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