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Bi-literacy poses both challenges and unique value. In this ACEI Radio interview, Anita Pandey, discusses how to use students' mother tongue as a gateway to educating bilingual students.

Listen to the interview here.

Anita Pandey, Professor Morgan State University and author, was born and raised in Africa. Her family was constantly on the move, so she developed a passion for language(s) early on. She picked up Hindi, English, Yoruba, Hausa, and Nigerian Pidgin, French, and Spanish. Her most recent book is titled Language Building Blocks: Essential Linguistics for Early Childhood Educators.