Publication details [#55379]

García, Ofelia. 2011. Educating New York's bilingual children: constructing a future from the past. International Journal of Bilingual Education and Bilingualism 14 (2) : 133–153.
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Language as a subject
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This article discusses how New York City schools have responded to the multilingualism of their children over the past 40 years, and suggests more dynamic bilingual approaches, required in order to adjust to the increased linguistic heterogeneity, that may perfectly exist alongside traditional English-Spanish bilingual education.