Curriculum eases transition for Spanish-speaking students.
Palm Beach administrators believe that the program will benefit many of the nearly 19,300 children enrolled in classes in English for speakers of other languages, and the district is aligning the Mexican curriculum with state and local standards. "This is a great service for our kids," says Margarita Pinkos, a senior policy adviser for the U.S. Department of Education, and "hopefully we can disseminate it throughout the country."
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|Title Annotation:||Curriculum Update|
|Author:||Dyrli, Odvard Egil|
|Article Type:||Brief article|
|Date:||Oct 1, 2006|
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