Zapata County ISD Compensatory Education Department
Thursday, May 5, 2016
11:00 am – 2:00 pm
Dr. María Alma G. Pérez will present on the link between biliteracy and academic achievement. She will discuss a portion of her doctorate dissertation, The Relationship Between Spanish Language Proficiency and Academic Achievement Among Graduates of a Small High School in South Texas, that finds that knowing more than one language produces cognitive benefits.