Be A Daily Language Advocate

Be a Language Advocate Every Day

Being an advocate does not have to take much of your time, but every minute you spend could be worth 5 times that if your program is in jeopardy.

Reaching your various publics

  • Publicize your program – buttons, brochures

Advocacy in the classroom and in the school community

Colleagues

  • Involve in classroom
  • Send out blurbs about early language learning

Administrators

  • Invite into the classroom.
  • Ask to help with special events such as a fantasy trip.
  • Make copies of student work and put in their box.

School Board/Superintendant

Parents

Advocacy beyond the school

  • Take your students out into the community
  • Invite the newspaper to class
  • Set up your own website or wiki