At 38.8 million nationwide, Hispanics now make up the largest minority group in
the United States, according to U.S. Census statistics released last month.
Bilingual education has been practiced in many forms, in many countries, for .....
children, leading to low academic achievement and high dropout rates.
In the United States, bilingual education continues to provoke fierce debate. ....
and dropout rates for most of the five largest non-English-speaking language ...
However, convincing recent evidence that bilingual education programs and ....
on data from National Center for Education Statistics, National Assessment of.
Bilingual education's 26-year reign in California was supposed to end with the
voters' .... In short, official statistics on bilingual-education enrollment consistently
Oct 5, 2013 ... Hispanic Heritage Month provides the perfect opportunity to explore how
bilingual education positively or negatively affect our children. Despite ...
At a time when other types of bilingual education are on the decline and the B-
word—bilingual—has been scrubbed from the U.S. Department of Education ...
Dec 11, 2009 ... Arizona's voters had decisively rejected bilingual education in a 2000 .... strongly
advocate bilingual education — cite statistics showing a big ...
In Canada, employment rates are higher for French/English bilinguals than
monolinguals (7). .... The Encyclopedia of Bilingualism and Bilingual Education.
Chapter 1: Bilingual Education in Latino Community in East Menlo Park ... With
statistics like tat, it is no wonder then that close to 70% of Californians voted for ...