Whether students are growing into English or growing beyond English into a world language, growing up biliterate today brings with it significant academic, career, and life advantages.
We’ve identified four key pillars for helping language learners build and maintain proficiency. Together these ensure the rich learning experiences necessary for second language growth.
Build proficiency in listening, speaking, reading, and writing through dynamic engagement with language.
Support the productive struggle that ensures academic and linguistic growth.
Provide opportunities to build academic language and to communicate in real-world contexts.
Connect to culture through rich, relevant resources that are central to the first and second language.
Grounded in research, and developed with the expertise of renowned educators, HMH language acquisition programs deliver the challenge and support that accelerate learners of English and other languages.
Biliteracy is emerging as one of today’s most powerful tools in preparing tomorrow’s global citizens. Learn more from our thought leaders about the importance of leveraging biliteracy in today's classrooms.
Looking to further the conversation on biliteracy? Hear from thought leaders, practitioners and other industry experts, and more on our blog, The Spark.