Tuesday, June 08, 2010

American students missing out on foreign language education including Japanese

"the study of foreign languages in the United States is that many more middle and high school students are studying the dead language spoken by Caesar and Nero than such critically important tongues as Chinese, Arabic, Hindi, Farsi, Japanese, Russian and Urdu combined".

Source: U.S. Students Hurting in Foreign Languages
By Lewis Beale
May 17, 2010

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