Ehe Italian embassy led a fundraising drive to help restore the Advaced Placement exam and course.
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December 10, 2009
Private elementary schools are more than three times more likely than public elementary schools to offer students foreign-language classes, according to a national survey.
November 17, 2009
Math teachers are in demand, despite the woeful economy, a report says.
October 12, 2009
"School newcomer centers," which train English-language-learners, are placing an increasing emphasis on academic content, such as algebra, a survey finds.
September 28, 2009
The U.S. Department of State continues to have persistent shortages of staff with critical language skills, despite the fact that such skills help to advance U.S. policy and economic interests around the world, says testimony released last week by the U.S. Government Accountability Office.
May 21, 2009
The success of Rosetta Stone, a language-software company, on the New York Stock Exchange indicates that many people in this country want to learn a foreign language.