Bilingual education can benefit students who speak Spanish as a first language and students who speak English as a first language. Helping students to learn another language and learn about other cultures can help students succeed in college and beyond.
“The model of bilingual education requires that 50 percent of the students in a class speak English as a first language while the half do not. The goal is for students to become fully bilingual and bi-literate in both languages, learning at a gradual pace.”
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