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Celebration of Teaching (CoT) Conference 

Call For Proposals: Celebration of Teaching 2017 Scaffolding Content and Language in the Multilingual Classroom Do you know of a creative classroom activity aimed at engaging students of diverse linguistic backgrounds that you would like to share with the TC community? Are you interested in participating in a collaborative, hands-on event with the goal of …

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What’s the Future of Education? Hear the Clinton Campaign (Weigh in on 10/13) 

Individuals with disabilities are encouraged to contact OASID at oasid@tc.edu, (212) 678-3689, (212) 678-3853 TTY, (646) 755-3144 video phone, as early as possible to request reasonable accommodations, such as ASL interpreters, alternate format materials, and a campus map of accessible features. RSVP: 

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CIS Dual-Language Symposium 

Chinese International School (CIS) of Hong Kong is pleased to announce its 2nd symposium on Chinese-English dual-language education. Drawing on its experience as a regional leader in the field, CIS held its first dual-language symposium on the occasion of its 25th anniversary in 2009 and is now excited to welcome back to its campus school leaders, practitioners, and …

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Jerry Jay Chen Scholarship – Deadline Sep 30, 2016 

The Jerry Jay Chen Scholarship Foundation was established in 2006 to recognize and support outstanding college and university students across the nation. Our goal is to provide financial support to students who have demonstrated a high measure of academic and personal achievement. If you are interested in applying for the 2016 scholarship, please submit an …

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Broccoli: Start-up Company Looking for People to Work With 

Hello, We are broccoli. We are a start up company which develops multicultural & multilingual books for children. Our focus is on the culture. We collect and develop traditional stories from different cultures and provide them in six popular languages.  We are looking for people to cooperate. Our digital books are in six popular languages English, Spanish, …

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STEM Teachers NYC Upcoming Workshops: Strategies For Teaching Science To ELL Students 

Saturday, March 26, 2016 from 10:00 AM to 1:00 PM (EDT) TC students will enjoy 50% off by using the code TC12813. The price for the workshop would be only $8.5. For more info and to register:  Up to 12 teachers paid by NYC DOE can earn compensation at the “per session” hourly rate …

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Celebration of Teaching Call for Proposals 

The AL/TESOL K-12 Track is excited to announce the 2nd annual Celebration of Teaching conference. The Celebration of Teaching is a day of sharing of teaching techniques, demos, and models directed to support our pre-service and in-service K-12 teachers as they make their way into classrooms. An attempt to ground graduate study in practice as …

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BBE’s MA Students Present Research Findings at Annual IPP  ☆

  by Noriko Kato The Bilingual/Bicultural Education Program welcomed it’s students back to Teachers College this spring for the annual Integrative Project Presentations held on February 16, 2015. The day-long procession of presentations consisted of 20 different Master’s candidates, each sectioned into five different categories including, The Learning Experiences of Non-Heritage Students, Curriculum Design and …

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Dr. Elana Shohamy: Critical Issues of Assessment of Multi-Bilingual Populations 

See the video of the presentation here:  Where: 150 Horace Mann, Teachers College, Columbia University, 525 West 120th Street, New York, NY 10027 When: April 2, 2015, 5:10-pm-6:50pm   Dr. Elana Shohamy’s work challenges current monolingual assessments of bi- and multi-lingual users, proposing instead prototypes of multilingual assessment based on the full language …

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Open House Invitation – February 27, 2015 from 5-6pm 

Open House Invitation  

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Pedagogy of Social Imagination in Language Learning and Teaching: A Focus on Mobilization of Knowledge and Boundary CrossingThe Bilingual/Bicultural Education program invites the TC Community to  ☆

The Bilingual/Bicultural Education program invites the TC Community to Pedagogy of Social Imagination in Language Learning and Teaching: A Focus on Mobilization of Knowledge and Boundary Crossing NOV. 13, 2014 10AM – 12PM RUSSELL 306 It is horizontal and dialogical learning that creates knowledge and transforms the activity by crossing boundaries between activity systems (Engeström, …

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Jose-Luis Orozco Workshop!

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BBE & TESOL/AL Symposium: Foreign Language Learning from Different Perspectives 

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Reposted from Arts & Humanities. Written by ahofc.

Towards the end of Spring Term 2014, the Bilingual Bicultural Education (BBE) program and the TESOL/Applied Linguistics (TESOL/AL) program held their first joint symposium at which M.A. and Ed.M. students from both programs presented their work to the audience. While the TESOL/AL program has always been nested in the Department of Arts and Humanities, the …

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BBE Presence at Communities in Action: Access to Quality Education for Latino Students 

BBE professor Carmen Martínez –Roldán and MA student Kristy Ayala presented at Communities in Action: Access to Quality Education for Latino Students. The two-day conference, held at Teachers College from March 28-29th, focused on understanding the issues and challenges that Latino students experience in the K-12 education system. Professor Martínez –Roldán and Kristy’s presentation, “Supporting …

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BBE Students in the New York State Association for Bilingual Education (NYSABE)’s 37th annual conference  ☆

Students in the Bilingual/Bicultural Education Program participated in the New York State Association for Bilingual Education (NYSABE)'s 37th annual conference on March 8th in a presentation organized by Prof. Martínez-Roldán and Dr. Ya-ning Hsu.The presentation was entitled "Teacher Candidates’ Stories on Supporting Chinese-and Spanish-Speaking Students’ Learning within a STEM Curriculum." Eliza Clark, Elizabeth Ma, Liz Vasallo, …

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Ricardo Anzar Featured on TC Homepage 

Ricardo Anzar is an Arts and Humanities master’s student who enrolled in TC’s BiLingual/BiCultural Education Program (BBE) this fall.  He graduated from the University of Redlands with a BA in Spanish and Latin American Studies. While there, he gained a passion for helping and teaching others in need through volunteering at schools and social agencies in the …

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Professor Martinez-Roldan Interviewed on ABC-7 

This Sunday Joe Torres from channel ABC7 interviewed Professor Martinez-Roldan and Aurora Anaya-Cerda, the owner of La Casa Azul, a bookstore that sells books about Latinos for children and adults. They addressed the importance of having books for Latino children with characters and situations that may feel familiar. The interview lasted 10 minutes and it was uploaded …

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Interview with Professor Torres-Guzman 

Bilingual/Bicultural Education faculty member Dr. Maria Torres-Guzman discusses her experiences in higher ed in an interview with Estrella Olivares-Orellana. To read the interview, follow this link.

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BBE Alumna Sarah Cacicio Publishes with NCTE 

Sarah Cacicio, a 2012 graduate of the Program in Bilingual/Bicultural Education at Teachers College, has been quite busy since she graduated this past May. She just published an article titled  "Success with ELLs: Developing Collaborative Systems for Learning", with the National Council of Teachers of English (NCTE). The article is based on the findings from …

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Attention Bilingual/Bicultural students: We need your brains! 

The Bilingual/Bicultural Program will launch a new campaign by the end of this year.  The purpose of our campaign is to thread together various activities, such as creating brochures, constructing a public image, raising awareness about bilingual education, and fundraising in order to strengthen our program. What we need now is a name for our …

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