Studying at DePaul for an admirable collection of nine and a half years, alum Emily Kraus is currently working on becoming a triple demon! Kraus received both a Bachelor’s degree in Women & Gender Studies and a Master’s degree in Bilingual Bicultural Education. Currently, she is working on her dissertation to complete her doctorate’s degree … More Alumni Spotlight! BBE Graduate and Current EdD Student – Emily Kraus
DePaul University’s College of Education (COE) not only shapes future educational leaders—it also provides a platform for breakthrough research in the broader field of education. Each year, select university faculty members are eligible to apply for university sponsored research grants, which enables them to expand their current research agendas. Three COE faculty members were awarded … More LLC Faculty Receive Funding for New Educational Research Projects
Kelly Minks is a recent graduate of DePaul’s Bilingual Bicultural Education (BBE) program. Her passions for multiculturalism, social welfare, and education have taken her around the world. She grew up on a small island in Alaska and has lived, volunteered, and taught in various countries, including: Argentina, South Korea, Vietnam, Chile, Peru, Costa Rica, and … More Alumni Spotlight! BBE Graduate – Kelly Minks
By Sung Park-Johnson Many people acknowledge that knowing two languages is a good thing: you are more likely to get a good job, you can establish cross-cultural connections, and it makes traveling easier and more accessible. What people are less aware of is how bilingualism actually enhances your brain. Bilingualism allows our brain to be … More The Bilingual Brain: Cognitive Benefits of Bilingualism
Nobuko Kuroda is in her second year at DePaul and is seeking a master’s in Bilingual-Bicultural Education as well as her K-12 teaching licensure in Japanese and ESL endorsement. What motivated you to come to DePaul? After graduating from Soka University of America, which Daisaku Ikeda established, I worked as a Japanese Language Fellow at … More Student Voices! Current BBE Student – Nobuko Kuroda
To all Bilingual/ESL/Foreign Language Teachers, Aides, and Administrators (K-12): There is still space to register for the annual statewide job fair to be held on April 8, 2017 at the DoubleTree Chicago-Oak Brook Hotel, 1909 Spring Road, Oak Brook, IL. The event is from 8:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. Cost for districts (per table): $285.00 … More Annual Statewide Job Fair for Bilingual/ESL/Foreign Language Teachers, Aides, and Administrators (K-12) on April 8
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