The English-only movement, also known as the Official English movement, refers
to a political ... Disputes between citizens and immigrants over English have
been waged since the 1750s, when street s...
There is no support for English-only initiatives, and the English-only movement
can have negative consequences on psychosocial development, intergroup ...
The current English-Only movement, which advocates that English be the ...
Recent political debates, such as that over Proposition 227 in California, have ...
Mar 21, 1996 ... the official language have created a bitter debate between those for ... Some
supporters of the English only movement believe that current policies such as ...
federal program for Mexican-American children but now cost over ...
Bilingual Education: The Research; The English-Only Movement; Lessons
learned ... of the English-only movement, as well as ideas for refocusing the
debate ... had resulted in superior reading outcomes over the English-immersion
There are over 300 languages spoken in the U.S. and English is the de facto
official ... Anti-immigrant sentiment has fueled the “English Only” movement in the
U.S. .... Language Loyalties summarizes the English Only debate when he states:
History of English-Only Movements ... of essays that addresses the history and
issues involved in the debate over teaching English-only in American classrooms
It has since been taken over by those who claim that the English language in the
United States is an ... During the debate, a motion to adjourn failed by one vote.
Apr 19, 2011 ... The English-only movement has its roots in the historical racism and white .... 15
Immigrants receive the following message over and over again: “Talk like us ... In
an October 2001 debate with bilingual theorist and Harvard ...
Nov 2, 2015 ... The Costs of English-Only Education ... programs even carry over to an
unexpected group: children who only speak English at home. .... Kelly and
Donald Trump over gender and conservatism at the first GOP debate, and now ...