Week 7 Cp - The Center for Equal Opportunity (CEO). CEO...

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The National Clearinghouse on Bilingual Education (NCBE) is funded by the U.S. Department of Education's Office of Bilingual Education and Minority Languages Affairs to collect, analyze, and disseminate information relating to the effective education of linguistically and culturally diverse learners in the U.S. NCBE provides information through its World Wide Web site and produces a bi-weekly news bulletin, Newsline, and manages a topical electronic discussion group, NCBE Roundtable. ASKNCBE FAQs are particularly helpful. Dr. James Crawford--an independent writer and lecturer, formerly the Washington Editor of Education Week?-specializes in the politics of language. Since 1985, he has been reporting on bilingual education, the English Only movement, efforts to save endangered languages, and language rights in the USA.
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Unformatted text preview: The Center for Equal Opportunity (CEO). CEO sponsors conferences, supports research, and publishes policy briefs and monographs on issues related to race, ethnicity, assimilation, and public policy, and is an organization leading the movement to eliminate bilingual education programs. The National Association for Bilingual Education (NABE) is a national organization exclusively concerned with the education of language-minority students in American schools. Their mission is to advocate for our nations Bilingual and English Language Learners and families and to cultivate a multilingual multicultural society by supporting and promoting policy, programs, pedagogy, research, and professional development that yield academic success, value native language, lead to English proficiency, and respect cultural and linguistic diversity....
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This note was uploaded on 01/15/2012 for the course ETH 125 125 taught by Professor Jordan during the Spring '10 term at University of Phoenix.

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