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Mandarin Immersion Program begins at Franklin Elementary School

Students have the opportunity to achieve true bilingualism and biliteracy in Mandarin and English, which may lead to greater academic gains. Research shows that students in language immersion programs typically develop strong academic skills in addition to becoming proficient in both languages. Students also develop cultural literacy and enhanced cognitive skills.

September 9th, 2009|Categories: Design II timeline, Programs of Choice|