Illegal Students Bring ’21 Spanish Dialects’ to Single School

EAG News — The placement of illegal immigrant students has wreaked havoc on schools across the country. Many schools that have never had to deal with challenging situations related to immigrant students are now forced to do just that because of the federal government’s actions. The Statesboro Herald reports: Fifty-four Central American refugee students, some of whom cannot read or write, have been moved from their schools into a separate program at a Hall County public school, Lanier Charter Career Academy. The students, who crossed the border in precarious conditions to escape violence in their home countries, do not speak English. Their Spanish dialects are unfamiliar to the district’s Spanish teachers, and some have had little schooling. [Read More]