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US inspects Boston's language instruction

Schools neglected English learners

By James Vaznis
Globe Staff / August 26, 2009

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The US Department of Justice has launched an inquiry into Boston’s failure to provide necessary language instruction to thousands of students who speak limited English, a violation of federal law that has the district scrambling to hire teachers and expand programs for this fall. (Full article: 1024 words)

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