The Research Says . . .

The following are links to Web sites, articles and a video which offer more information about dual language immersion (DLI) and its effectiveness as a teaching strategy for all students:

"Frequently Asked Questions About Two-Way Immersion"
Center for Applied Linguistics

"Is Immersion Education Appropriate for All Students?"
Karine S. Gaffney, Forest Glen International School (Indianapolis, IN)

"Trends in Two-Way Immersion Education: A Review of the Research"
Elizabeth R. Howard, Julie Sugarman, Donna Christian; Center for Applied Linguistics

"Dual Immersion: Providing a World of Opportunities for Students"
A video produced by the Utah State Office of Education to describe dual language immersion experiences in Utah.

"The Suitability of French Immersion for Students Who Are At-Risk: A review of Research Evidence"
Fred Genesee, McGill University 

The National Dual Language Consortium

The Center for Advanced Research on Language Acquisition (University of Minnesota)

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