Newcomer Students at Wisdom High School attended the photographic exhibit, “What We Carried: Fragments & Memories from Iraq & Syria,” a collaborative storytelling project held at the Arab American Cultural Center to […]
Jane Long Academy hosted a Saturday Newcomer Parent Orientation Session, on Feb. 25th, to show parents and guardians the importance of playing an active role in their children’s lives. The outreach […]
Wisdom High School and the Newcomer Division hosted their first official Newcomer Parent Connection Night! We had a great turn out of teachers and families who mutually benefited from discussing […]
There is no doubt that adjusting to a new school can sometimes be overwhelming for students. But, imagine if it wasn’t only the campus that is different but also the […]
Attention Bilingual/ESL, Dual Language, Secondary ESL, & Newcomer Teachers: It’s time for Job Alike! Don’t forget to register via e Train no later than Friday, June 10, 2016!
Source: PAIR Houston (PAIR: Partnership for the Advancement & Immersion of Refugees) “Adam” and his mother have generously agreed to share their story so you can learn more about PAIR’s […]
The Newcomer Program in the Houston Independent School District (HISD) is a well-researched ESL programming approach specifically designed with the goal to effectively accommodate and educate the newly arrived population […]
Source: Edweek By: Corey Mitchell The tens of thousands of unaccompanied school-aged children and youths who crossed the U.S.-Mexico border in the spring and summer of 2014 had vastly different […]