ERIC Number: EJ631889
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2001
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Winning the Battle, Losing the War: Bilingual Teachers and Post-Proposition 227.
Valdez, Elsa O.
Urban Review, v33 n3 p237-53 Sep 2001
Describes the experiences of 20 Hispanic bilingual teachers in California following passage of Proposition 227. Teachers reported that Proposition 227 had created chaos, confusion, and academic setbacks for students and had intensified animosity between bilingual and nonbilingual advocates. Teachers exhibited resistance to the new measures. They reported that Hispanic parents felt disoriented and disturbed by Proposition 227. (SM)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive; Reports - Research
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Identifiers - Laws, Policies, & Programs: Proposition 227 (California 1998)