Monday, May 29, 2017

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The Spanish Immersion Media Corner!

Our Spanish Immersion Program has ended up in the news a few times.

Here's one of our early new stories with Dr. Jana Miller (founder of the Spanish Immersion program). Dr. Miller is now Associate Superintendent of CCUSD and still 110% committed to language learning for ALL students.


Watch Know99's News Story for the Desert Willow Spanish Immersion Program

Thanks to Know99 for a great story. Know99 is the youth & education COX cable channel for Phoenix, supporting learners of all ages.

Cronkite News Story on CCUSD Spanish Immersion Program

Meet Cristina Ladas, CCUSD World Language Programs Coordinator, as she shares her thoughts on language immersion education in today's world. Glimpses of DWES and its articulation into STMS are shared.


Desert Willow is proud of our Golden Bell!

It is a schoolwide award for our language programs...both immersion and our "Hola Amigos" classes. We won 1st place in the state for the elementary category. It was awarded through the Arizona School Boards Association (ASBA). Here's the link: