Bilingual Education

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    Taxonomy Code: HH-1000

    Programs, usually within the formal education system, that offer content area instruction in two languages: the first language of students and the language of the majority culture. Attention is focused on developing the academic skills of minority students while they learn the language of the majority culture. Included are bilingual education programs that serve as a transition to instruction exclusively in the language of the majority culture and dual language instruction programs whose objective is to develop full literacy in both languages.

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    Service NameDescriptionLocationProgramAgency
    BILINGUAL AIS/ESL BRIDGE PROGRAMEducational objectives include: Provide beginning English literacy, pre-literacy and language skills necessary to transition students into their home school’s bi-lingual program; Develop oral and written English proficiency consistent with youths in middle school; Furnish subject-based instruction in the student’s native language (i.e. Spanish) to raise comfort level while learning content; Recognize a host of transitions with middle-school-aged students, promote cultural sensitivity towards young English language learners, and address socio-emotional and cognitive changes typical of this age range; Foster basic civic education through ESL and content-based instruction and Utilize native language (Spanish) as a support to learning basic English skills. Call for information regarding this program.SuffolkBILINGUAL AIS/ESL BRIDGE PROGRAMWESTERN SUFFOLK BOCES CAREER AND TECHNICAL EDUCATION
    EDUCATIONAL PROGRAMSOffers a Saturday Cultural Program to help youth learn their language, history and culture. Participants must speak Spanish. Call for further information.NassauEDUCATIONAL PROGRAMSCIRCULO DE LA HISPANIDAD, INC.
    EDUCATION AND GUIDANCE PROGRAMProvides an after school tutorial program and a multicultural student council program. Call for further information.NassauEDUCATION AND GUIDANCE PROGRAMHEMPSTEAD HISPANIC CIVIC ASSOCIATION, INC.
    ENGLISH AS A SECOND LANGUAGEOffers classes for those who want to learn English. Learn English with classroom instruction for speaking, reading, and writing English. Includes citizenship and civic education. Courses are offered at various locations: Wilson Tech-Dix Hills, Huntington High School, Huntington Station Enrichment Center, Copiague Middle School, St. Martin of Tours Church, Walt Whitman High School, Wilson Tech-Farmingdale, Dolan Health Center, The Opening Word, and Family Service League. Call for more detailed information.SuffolkENGLISH AS A SECOND LANGUAGEWILSON TECHNOLOGICAL CENTER
    ENGLISH FOR INTERNATIONAL STUDENTSOffers a three-level program in English as a second language (ESL) for adults. The courses cover the skills of listening, speaking, reading, writing, and improvement of American English with a particular emphasis on academic English and vocabulary development.NassauENGLISH FOR INTERNATIONAL STUDENTSLONG ISLAND EDUCATIONAL OPPORTUNITY CENTER
    ENGLISH FOR SPEAKERS OF OTHER LANGUAGESOffers a three level, tuition free, 14 week course in English for speakers of other languages. Courses are offered in beginner, intermediate and advanced.NassauENGLISH FOR SPEAKERS OF OTHER LANGUAGESLONG ISLAND EDUCATIONAL OPPORTUNITY CENTER
    ENGLISH FOR SPEAKERS OF OTHER LANGUAGES-HEMPSTEADProvides English language instruction for all levels of non-English speaking individuals. Call for further information.NassauENGLISH FOR SPEAKERS OF OTHER LANGUAGES-HEMPSTEADCIRCULO DE LA HISPANIDAD, INC.
    ESL AND OUTREACHOffers ESL conversation classes, ESL classes, and computer classes in Spanish on a variety of days to immigrants and ESL speakers.SuffolkESL AND OUTREACHTHE HAMPTON LIBRARY
    TASC/GED PREPARATION-HEMPSTEADOffers preparation for TASC/GED preparation in English and Spanish-call for further information.NassauTASC/GED PREPARATION-HEMPSTEADCIRCULO DE LA HISPANIDAD, INC.

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