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Our Journey with Chicago Public Schools

Jan 23, 2024 4:29:45 PM Janie Markos 2 min read

The Multilingual Tapestry of Chicago Public Schools

Chicago, known for its rich cultural diversity, is home to a multitude of languages and cultures. Chicago Public Schools, one of the largest school districts in the United States, reflects this vibrant tapestry with students and families from diverse linguistic backgrounds. With over 600 schools and nearly 400,000 students, CPS stands as a beacon of educational opportunity for all.

Our Commitment to Educational Excellence

Linguanational by Flix understands the critical role language plays in education. We believe that every student, regardless of their native language, should have access to quality education. Our journey with CPS began with a shared vision of breaking language barriers and ensuring that language is never a hindrance to learning.

Tailored Translation Services for CPS

Our partnership with CPS extends across various facets of education, including:

  1. Parent-Teacher Communication: We facilitate seamless communication between teachers, administrators, and parents, ensuring that important information is conveyed accurately in multiple languages. This enhances parental involvement and engagement in the educational journey of their children.

  2. Multilingual Resources: We have collaborated with CPS to create multilingual educational resources, from translated documents and forms to audiovisual content. These resources support non-English-speaking students and their families in navigating the educational system effectively.

  3. Cultural Competence: Our team of linguists and educators ensures that translations go beyond mere language conversion. We focus on cultural nuances, making the content culturally relevant and sensitive to the needs of diverse communities.

Our Experience with CPS: A Journey of Impact

Our work with Chicago Public Schools has been more than just a partnership; it's been a journey of impact. We've witnessed how effective translation services can foster inclusivity, empower students and their families, and create a conducive environment for learning. Here are some key takeaways from our experience:

  • Enhanced Communication: By breaking language barriers, we've seen improved communication between educators, students, and parents. This has led to better academic outcomes and greater parental involvement.

  • Empowering Communities: Our services have empowered non-English-speaking communities within CPS, giving them the tools and resources to actively engage in their children's education.

  • Cultural Sensitivity: We've learned that true success in translation services lies in understanding and respecting the cultural diversity within the educational landscape. It's not just about words; it's about cultural competence.

Continuing the Journey

Our journey with Chicago Public Schools is ongoing, and we remain committed to supporting educational excellence and inclusivity. We understand that every educational institution is unique, and we tailor our services to meet the specific needs of each school and district.

As we look to the future, we're excited to continue our mission of breaking language barriers in education, empowering students, and creating a world where every child has equal access to quality education, regardless of their background or native language.

In conclusion, our experience with CPS has reinforced our belief in the transformative power of translation services in education. We're proud to be a part of the journey toward a more inclusive, culturally sensitive, and globally aware educational landscape. Together with educational institutions like CPS, we're bridging cultures and inspiring minds for a brighter future.

Janie Markos

Janie Markos has a rich and diverse professional background that spans over two decades. Her career has been marked by a commitment to excellence, innovation, and a deep passion for language and communication. In 2009, Janie founded Linguanational, a company specializing in language services. Her entrepreneurial spirit and dedication to providing top-notch linguistic solutions quickly propelled the company to success. Under her leadership, Linguanational grew exponentially, earning a reputation for excellence and reliability. In 2023, Janie Markos orchestrated a groundbreaking partnership between Linguanational and Flix Global Solutions, a move that has transformed the language services landscape. This strategic partnership has enabled Linguanational By Flix to expand its service offerings, reach new markets, and continue its mission of breaking down language barriers.

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