Drs. Yvonne and David Freeman
Authors, On Our Way to English, Professors Emeriti, University of Texas, Rio Grande Valley

Dr. Yvonne Freeman and Dr. David Freeman are Professors Emeriti at the University of Texas Rio Grande Valley. Both are interested in effective education for emergent bilinguals. They present regularly at international, national, and state conferences. The Freemans have authored books, articles, and book chapters jointly and separately on the topics of second language teaching, biliteracy, bilingual education, linguistics, second language acquisition, and translanguaging. They are program authors of On Our Way to English and Literacy by Design.

Dr. Yvonne Freeman and Dr. David Freeman are Professors Emeriti at the University of Texas Rio Grande Valley. Both are interested in effective education for emergent bilinguals. They present regularly at international, national, and state conferences. The Freemans have authored books, articles, and book chapters jointly and separately on the topics of second language teaching, biliteracy, bilingual education, linguistics, second language acquisition, and translanguaging. They are program authors of On Our Way to English and Literacy by Design.

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Translanguaging: Making Strategic Use of Emergent Bilinguals’ Complete Linguistic Repertoires
Have you heard of translanguaging? Our fall Lead the Way to Literacy webinar series will feature bilingual education thought leaders Yvonne and David Freeman. Take an early look at the Freemans’ insight on this use of students’ home languages to promote the acquisition of academic language and content in English.
Drs. Yvonne and David Freeman
Authors, On Our Way to English, Professors Emeriti, University of Texas, Rio Grande Valley
October 03, 2017