Monday September 14, 2009 | The Immigrant Experience at CMSSeptember 11, 2009 at 11:51 am | Posted in Coming Up | 6 Comments
Children from all over the county are back in school, but for many students, school in America will be a new and different experience than they anticipated. CMS educates a wide variety of immigrant children, and English is a second language for most of them. We’ll look at the challenges to educators and to the immigrant children in the school system from three experts who study student diversity.
Dr. Rosemary Traore – Asst. Professor, Urban Education at UNC Charlotte
Dr. Lan Quach – Asst. Professor, Middle, Secondary, K12 Education at UNC Charlotte
Jose Hernandez-Paris – Diversity Specialist, Parent University at CMS
- Event | UNC Charlotte hosts a community conversation, Wednesday at 6pm at Levine Museum. “This Isn’t the America I Thought I’d Find”