Post 4 of the DLL Reader deals with one of the big questions in policies related to DLLs: how long does it take them to develop full English proficiency?
Ashley Simpson Baird
Dr. Simpson Baird is a former bilingual teacher and instructional coach who has held a variety of leadership positions in different education organizations. She holds a PhD in education from the University of Virginia and a double M.A. in Teaching English as a Second Language and Spanish with K-12 certifications from Vermont's School for International Training.