We have a fledgling Dual Language collection, but with so many languages and a dwindling yearly budget, it is simply not possible to purchase a decent collection for all my students. My various libraries can trade books, but with over 20 different languages that need to be represented in this year's class, we simply don't have the resources.
Digital Age Rescue
By supporting literature in both the mother tongue and English, a positive, inclusive attitude is presented to new students and their families. This goes a long way in fostering self-confidence in students and participation by the family in their children's education.