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In 2019, CAL celebrates its 60th anniversary. This milestone presents a unique opportunity to focus on renewed attention on the significant role of language and culture in today's global society. CAL's 60th anniversary theme of Valuing All Voices represents our long history of supporting language and culture diversity and serves as a guide for activities during our anniversary year and beyond.
This new commentary addresses key challenges educators face in understanding the social, cultural and linguistic backgrounds of the children they serve.
In this commentary, Susan Cordova, Superintendent of Denver Public Schools and member of CAL's Board of Trustees, shares the efforts set in place by Denver Public Schools to provide safe, welcoming, and caring places for all students and their families.