English / Español
Goals of TWI
History of TWI
TWI 90/10 Model
Roles of Parents & Staff
Everyone Benefits
For More Immersion Info
Bijou's TWI Program

Annual Kinder Lottery Info

South Tahoe Middle School TWBI Program

South Tahoe High School TWBI Program


More Info

Main webpages on TWI:
California Department of Education (overview of TWI)
Center for Applied Linguistics
Center for Research on Education, Diversity and Excellence

Other Interesting Sites:
Two-way immersion tool kit (for parents, teachers, administrators)
Comparison of TWI with other immersion models

Dual Language Program Advocate Blog

Good articles / sites (mainly found through searches on the sites listed above):
TWI - Features and Statistices (but from 2001)
Student Roles in TWI: Superordinate or Subordinate?
Equalizing the Status of Both Languages in a Dual Immersion School
http://www.cde.ca.gov/sp/el/ip/faq.asp (in English and Spanish)

More in-depth info for parents:
http://www.cal.org/twi/toolkit/PI/P_QA/parent_a1.htm (Same in Spanish)

These questions are more for the teachers / "how it's really done":

Website on TWI in Other Schools throughout the United States:
TWI program in San Francisco
Windsor, CA Charter School (Cali Calmecac) website:
Robbinsdale, MN Spanish Immersion school's website:
Chicago School's website:
San Francisco Unified Immersion Options:


Contact Us

email: cmartinez@ltusd.org

phones: Bijou Community School: 530.543.2337, STMS: 530.541.6404; STHS: 530.541.4111


� copyright 2011 . All Rights Reserved.