Blanca Caldas Chumbes
  • Assistant Professor
  • Department of Curriculum and Instruction
  • College of Education and Human Development

Dr. Caldas Chumbes is an assistant professor in Second Language Education and Elementary Education. Her dissertation titled Performing the Advocate Bilingual Teacher: Drama-based Interventions for Future Story-making was awarded the Activist Research Grant Initiative Award. She has presented in local, regional, national and international conferences and published work in both English and Spanish. Her research interests include bilingual education, minoritized language practices and pedagogies, and language teacher education.

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Articles by Blanca Caldas Chumbes

Bilingual Language Learning

The Importance of Bilingual Education

Fri Jan 12, 2018

My journey in bilingual education began when I moved to the United States from Peru to pursue my Master’s degree. My initial goal was to return after receiving my degree […]

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