Beyond Bilingual Education: New Immigrants and Public School Policies in California

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The United States has a long record of ambivalence toward recent immigrants. Nowhere is this love-hate relationship more evident than in the public school systems of high-immigration states like California, where pro- and anti-immigration advocates have waged a long-running battle over "bilingual" education versus "English immersion" programs. Unfortunately, this fierce political debate does not always acknowledge day-to-day reality in the schools, and the policies that result may ultimately hinder the schools and students ...

Beyond Bilingual Education: New Immigrants and Public School Policies in California 2004, Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, Washington, DC

ISBN-13: 9780877667230

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