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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.
M.A., Ed.M. and Doctoral Candidates
BBE Shorts: Yijia Zhang
Yijia Zhang uses her personal and cultural artifact, a pillow of the planet Mars, in this short video from the BBE classroom to reflect on aspects of her Chinese heritage as they relate to Sonia Nieto's writings.
BBE Shorts: Emilia Fiallo
Emilia Fiallo teaches 10th and 11th grade English Language Arts. As part of her personal and cultural artifact presentation, Emilia speaks about her personal and professional approach to honoring her students' cultural heritage, while acknowledging their challenges.
BBE Shorts: Milagros Rodriguez
In this short video from the BBE classroom, a bottle of nail polish represents a familial heritage, even legacy, for Milagros Rodriguez.
From Our Blog
Program Director: Carmen Martínez-Roldán
Phone: 212 678 3758 Fax: 212 678 3428