ERIC Number: EJ624097
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2000
"I Couldn't Answer When You Called My Name": A Journey of Language and Cultural Integration.
Ovando, Carlos J.
Teacher Educator, v36 n1 p17-21 Sum 2000
Presents the story of a Nicaraguan immigrant who came to America as a child in 1955, describing his experiences moving through an English-speaking school system that did not make accommodations for his linguistic and cultural minority needs. The paper discusses bilingual education and explains that educators, researchers, and policymakers must stay attuned to the needs of language minority students. (SM)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A