The Bilingual Immersion Education Network (BIEN) is a network for schools, policy makers, parents, researchers and other interested parties to network around the topic of bilingual immersion education, with a focus on England (UK). It is designed to support and inform about this educational trend. read more 


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The network has  149  members. Site maintained by Gabriela Meier (University of Exeter)

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Definitions: bilingual immersion education, two-way immersion education, dual language education, etc. bilingual immersion educationHow does it work? How can it be facilitated? FAQ