Saturday, October 18, 2014
32 Years after Plyler, Public Education for Immigrant Children Still a Challenge on Long Island
From the N.Y. Times: School District on Long Island Is Told It Must Teach Immigrants. Would-be students were instructed to show up a few mornings a week, sign attendance sheets, and return home. How is it even possible that the school district (Hempstead, for the record) thought this was okay?