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Letter: An explanation: Preparing students for the multilingual society




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Editor:

We are excited to offer FISD parents of English speakers the opportunity to choose to participate in the bilingual, dual language immersion program. Three parent meetings have been held this spring to inform parents of this new option. Interested parents have signed up and have been asked to observe a bilingual classroom. To learn more about a Bilingual, Dual Language Immersion program you can visit http://bit.ly/1hsmFez. . . .

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Your Opinions and Comments
 
Chief Noetall  
Wise, Texas  
May 13 at 12:16pm
 
 
Accomplishments are often attained
due to the lack of knowledge that
they cannot be done. Kemo Sabe.
 
 
James Branum  
Grand Prarie, TX  
May 13 at 5:10am
 
 
Be Careful... Your reply does indicate
a touch of supernatural ability to
detect a hint of 'stercore tauri' in
my comments. LOL
 
 
Be Careful  
Floresville, TX  
May 12 at 1:59pm
 
 
Prairie,

I see you were telling whoppers last week: "I just let the written word speak for itself without any imagined additions." I am sure I have read ... Read More Read More
 
 
Winston Shaffer  
Floresville, TX  
May 12 at 1:30pm
 
 
Not sure, Dr Bays addressed my concerns. However, the people have been informed as best as I know how and they will do as they please.

My only recommendation is: if ... Read More Read More
 
 
Chief Noetall  
Wise, Texas  
May 10 at 5:48am
 
 
Bob Pritts.....
From a bloviating degreed individual.
"If you'll notice, I've only ever commented
much on any blogs in the past until a few
months ago. So, I'm ... Read More Read More
 
 
Chief Noetall  
Wise, Texas  
May 10 at 4:41am
 
 
Yep, I told Wilbur that his contraption
would never get off the ground. Based on
research by self proclaimed experts,
I informed him that if God had intended
for man ... Read More Read More
 
 
GEEZER  
LA VERNIA  
May 9 at 12:49pm
 
 
Has anybody stopped to wonder how the answer to Mr. Shaffer's letter to the editor was answered in the
same issue? Answers usually take a week. Just sayin'.
 
 
PRAIRIE GROUCH  
GRAND PRAIRIE TX  
May 9 at 5:31am
 
 
Bob Pritts.... Congratulations on your
support for the dual language program.
You can never start too early in preparing
the children to compete in the ever
increasing ... Read More Read More
 
 
PRAIRIE GROUCH  
GRAND PRAIRIE TX  
May 9 at 5:16am
 
 
One disadvantage of teaching students to
communicate in more than one language is
the enhanced ability to spread their institutional
induced stupidity ... Read More Read More
 
 
Bob Pritts  
St Hedwig, TX  
May 8 at 4:49pm
 
 
newguyntown,

You're right. Grouch is nothing more than a pedantic agitator on every blog presented. If you'll notice, I've only ever commented much on any blogs in ... Read More Read More
 

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