[Edling] US: Bilingual students are economic gold

Francis Hult francis.hult at englund.lu.se
Mon Feb 9 09:10:05 UTC 2015


My San Antonio



Bilingual students are economic gold



Every spring in Texas, white, middle-class parents value bilingualism enough to line up in the early morning hours to sign up their children for a spot in next fall’s dual-language kindergarten. This is great because as a nation, we celebrate bilingualism, right?



Well, sort of. Just not for those kids who already speak another language at home.



Full story:
http://www.mysanantonio.com/opinion/commentary/article/Bilingual-students-are-economic-gold-6049481.php
-------------- next part --------------
An HTML attachment was scrubbed...
URL: <http://listserv.linguistlist.org/pipermail/edling/attachments/20150209/bfbd4a81/attachment.html>
-------------- next part --------------
_______________________________________________
Edling mailing list
Edling at bunner.geol.lu.se
http://bunner.geol.lu.se/mailman/listinfo/edling


More information about the Edling mailing list