[lg policy] Supreme Court strikes a blow against minority language rights

Dennis Baron debaron at ILLINOIS.EDU
Sun Jun 28 16:34:58 UTC 2009


There's a new post on the Web of Language:

Supreme Court strikes a blow against minority language rights

In a blow against minority language rights, the Supreme Court has  
ruled in the case of Horne v. Flores that the federal government must  
stop monitoring how the state of Arizona teaches its non-English- 
speaking students, despite evidence that these students continue to do  
much worse than their English-speaking peers in school.

Read the rest of this post on the Web of Language:     http://www.illinois.edu/goto/weboflanguage
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Dennis Baron
Professor of English and Linguistics
Department of English
University of Illinois
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Urbana, IL 61801

office: 217-244-0568
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