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Bilingual/Bicultural Education

In the Department of Arts & Humanities

Welcome to the Program in Bilingual/Bicultural Education

In our increasingly diverse world, the study of multiple languages and in multiple languages is in high demand. The Program in Bilingual/Bicultural Education acknowledges the need to provide students with a foundation for understanding and working with bilingual learners in diverse educational settings. Our program specializes in education that privileges language minority student populations in the U.S. and in the world.

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Degree Programs

In Our Classroom


Visit Dr. Chang's Class, Cross-cultural Communication & Classroom Ecology

Course 4080 examines the influence of culture in the design and implementation of school instruction. On this particular day, Dr. Chang, Lecturer in BBE, and her class experience a hands-on activity designed to introduce race and color to children in an unbiased way, and reflect on the role of the teacher in creating cultural learning environments.

For more about our courses, visit Academics.

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Program Director: Patricia Martínez-Álvarez

Box: 122

Phone: 212 678 3758    Fax: 212 678 3428   


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