Clearinghouse Resource

Title

Dual Language Learning: What Does It Take?

Authors/Editors

Early Childhood Learning & Knowledge Center (ECLKC)

Publisher(s)

Washington, DC: The Office of Head Start

Source Information (Journal Title, Date, Length)

2000, 59 pages

Description of Resource

Suggestions and recommendations are provided in this report to better serve culturally and linguistically diverse children and families. Head Start service providers will find this information particularly valuable as it offers an in depth look into the unique needs, challenges, and opportunities related to supporting bilingual and multilingual children. All information was pulled from a national needs assessment of Head Start programs, and its recommendations include both local and national best practices and approaches. (Description from source)

Languages

English

Availability

http://eclkc.ohs.acf.hhs.gov/hslc/tta-system/teaching/eecd/individualization/learning%20in%20two%20languages/dlana_final_2009%5B1%5D.pdf