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Still More Arizona Controversy: This Time It's Teachers With Accents

US Politics & Gov't  (tags: arizona, education )

- 3074 days ago -
Arizona's Department of Education has asked schools to remove teachers whose speech is with a heavy accent from teaching English.


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Tuesday May 18, 2010, 2:50 pm
Most of the educators I know, whether at the secondary school level or university level, whose first language is not English and do speak with an accent have a better command of the English language than many North American born citizens. I often found that their writing skills often are superior to those of North Americans. I think that when someone learns a second language, they pay more attention to the correct usage of grammar, spelling and syntax. I think Arizona is doing a great disservice to its' students by removing their bilingual program.

Dalia H (1280)
Tuesday May 18, 2010, 2:54 pm
I agree with you my Beloved Margaret. This is disgusting.
Noted and Thank You so much for posting and sharing.
Much Love,

Dalia H (1280)
Tuesday May 18, 2010, 2:55 pm
Noted and Thank You so much for posting and sharing my Beloved Natasha.
Much Love,

Dalia H (1280)
Tuesday May 18, 2010, 2:56 pm
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