Unformatted text preview: The current movement, which states that English be the official and only language used in the United States, influences the education of minority children, their families, and educators working with them. Requiring English only insults the heritage of many early settlers that were here long before the English speakers. The movement promotes racism and biases (Lu, 1998). English Only . (n.d.). Retrieved 8 12, 2011, from ACLU: http://www.aclufl.org/take_action/download_resources/info_papers/6.cfm Lu, M.-Y. (1998, 1). English-Only Movement: Its Consequences on the Education of Language Minority Children . Retrieved 2011 11, 8, from bNet : http://findarticles.com/p/articles/mi_pric/is_199800/ai_3106421225/ Schaefer, R. T. (2006). Racial and Ethnic Groups Tenth Edition. Prentice-Hall....
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