The Bilingual Immersion Education Network (BIEN) is a network for schools, policy makers, parents, researchers and other interested parties to network around the topic of bilingual immersion education in the UK. It is designed to support and inform about this educational trend. read more 


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BIEN newsletter No 1/2013 

Information about BIEN, fascinating insights into bilingual projects, and more...



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