New Projects

New Projects

Project Coordinator(s):

Project Coordinators: Gabriela Appel (Penn State) and Brody Bluemel (Delaware State University)

The state of Delaware offers an immersion program in Chinese and Spanish in 31 schools across the state. When students graduate from these programs they will likely exceed AP level proficiency... Read more

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Project Coordinator: Kevin McManus (Penn State)

While first language use in world language classrooms has traditionally been considered a controversial topic, research shows that principled use of the L1 can significantly improve language development, especially for grammar. However,... Read more

Project Coordinator(s):

Project Coordinators: Richard Donato (University of Pittsburgh) and James P. Lantolf (The Pennsylvania State University)
Partner: The Center for Urban Education at the University of Pittsburgh

High-leverage Teaching Practices for Underserved Urban School Districts... Read more

Project Coordinator(s):

Project Coordinator: Myriam Abdel-Malek (University of Pittsburgh)