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Upper West Side »

UWS School Director Says Starting Mandarin Early Gives Kids an Edge

Bilingual education should start as early as possible, believes HudsonWay Immersion's director.

Downtown Brooklyn »

40 New and Expanding Dual Language Programs Coming to NYC Schools

The languages range from Hebrew to Haitian Creole and will start in September 2015.

Upper West Side »

What You Need to Know Before Sending Your Child to a Dual Language Program

Dual language programs are on the rise in the city's schools. Here's what you need to know about them.

Fort George »

Queen of Spain Visits Washington Heights Dual-Language School

The Dos Puentes school was recently accepted into the International Spanish Academies Program.

Cobble Hill »

Bilingual Day Care to Open in Cobble Hill

Cobble Hill's Pollitos Daycare offers an English-Spanish bilingual program at 259 Warren St.

Elmhurst »

Teachers Accuse Queens Principal of Racist Comments

The teachers have filed with the Department of Education's Office of Equal Opportunity.

Astoria »

Astoria Mom Looks to Start French Dual-Language Program in Queens

Diana Limongi is trying to gain support to bring a French language program to an Astoria public school.

Chinatown »

Charter School Chain that Teaches Falun Gong Applies to Open in New York

After a failed attempt last year, Dr. Lotus King Weiss is applying to open six bilingual schools.

Crown Heights »

Even Before They Utter First Words, Brooklyn Babies Take French Lessons

Baby French in Crown Heights is a linguistic treat for local infants 8 months and up. 

Murray Hill, Gramercy & Midtown East »

Yves Rivaud Celebrates Two Years of Gramercy's Ecole Internationale

DNAinfo.com goes straight to the principal's office each week to find out about the challenges and triumphs that come with running Manhattan's schools.