Parents United for Excellent Dual Education

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Our Mission:

 

RGV PUEDE’s mission is to educate and organize parents, families, and communities to support, improve, and extend dual language bilingual education programs from Pre-K to 12th across the Rio Grande Valley.

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What is Dual Language?

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Dual Language is a model of bilingual education that fosters true bilingualism and biliteracy, enhanced awareness of cultural diversity, and the highest levels of academic achievement in both English and Spanish. Unlike traditional “bilingual” programs, dual language programs are considered additive or enrichment programs (like Gifted and Talented) because all students learn academic content in two languages instead of being pressured to use only English.