Lori Aratani Items
  1. Exam scores spark debate
    San Jose Mercury News, Friday, July 23rd, 1999 • 1,100 Words
  2. Student test scores improve
    San Jose Mercury News, Thursday, July 1st, 1999, FRONT PAGE • 1,200 Words
  3. Incumbent Eastin heads for new term
    San Jose Mercury News, Wednesday, November 4th, 1998 • 200 Words
  4. Big divide in schools chief race
    San Jose Mercury News, Sunday, October 18th, 1998 • 900 Words
  5. Prop. 227 guidelines finalized
    San Jose Mercury News, Friday, October 9th, 1998 • 300 Words
  6. New pact in desegregation case
    San Jose Mercury News, Wednesday, October 7th, 1998 • 700 Words
  7. Board to appeal on waivers
    San Jose Mercury News, Friday, September 11th, 1998 • 400 Words
  8. School to seek new status
    San Jose Mercury News, Friday, August 21st, 1998 • 500 Words
  9. S.J. school seeks to protect bilingual program
    San Jose Mercury News, Thursday, August 20th, 1998 • 600 Words
  10. Bilingual programs remain in S.J. for now
    San Jose Mercury News, Tuesday, August 18th, 1998 • 400 Words
  11. Bilingual teachers still in demand despite Prop. 227
    San Jose Mercury News, Sunday, August 2nd, 1998 • 500 Words
  12. Eastin, Tuchman see shortcomings
    San Jose Mercury News, Friday, July 24th, 1998 • 400 Words
  13. Test scores raise hopes
    San Jose Mercury News, Wednesday, July 1st, 1998 • 1,300 Words
  14. Chief, board clash over Prop. 227
    San Jose Mercury News, Saturday, June 13th, 1998 • 400 Words
  15. Runoff likely for Eastin and Tuchman
    San Jose Mercury News, Wednesday, June 3rd, 1998 • 300 Words
  16. Eastin facing 4 challengers
    San Jose Mercury News, Tuesday, May 26th, 1998 • 900 Words
  17. Spanish-Speaking 1st-Graders Now Writing Sentences
    San Jose Mercury News, Sunday, May 24th, 1998 • 400 Words
  18. Q&A on the Initiative
    San Jose Mercury News, Sunday, May 24th, 1998 • 700 Words
  19. Initiative is Open to Interpretation
    San Jose Mercury News, Sunday, May 24th, 1998 • 900 Words
  20. School flexibility gets backing
    San Jose Mercury News, Thursday, April 9th, 1998 • 300 Words
  21. S.J., federal officials decry anti-bilingual ballot issue
    San Jose Mercury News, Saturday, April 4th, 1998 • 300 Words
  22. S.J. teachers group opposes Prop. 227
    San Jose Mercury News, Saturday, March 28th, 1998 • 300 Words
  23. Orange County districts revolt in different way
    San Jose Mercury News, Sunday, March 22nd, 1998 • 700 Words
  24. Poverty plays significant role in classroom performance
    San Jose Mercury News, Sunday, March 22nd, 1998 • 500 Words
  25. English Initiative's Spanish-Speaking Roots
    San Jose Mercury News, Sunday, March 22nd, 1998 • 1,900 Words
  26. Bilingual teaching setback
    San Jose Mercury News, Friday, March 13th, 1998, FRONT PAGE • 1,000 Words
  27. Debate speaks volumes on English-only ballot initiative
    San Jose Mercury News, Saturday, January 31st, 1998 • 600 Words
  28. Bilingual education, and its critics, date to last century
    San Jose Mercury News, Sunday, December 14th, 1997 • 500 Words
  29. Bilingual Education: Cesar Chavez School
    San Jose Mercury News, Sunday, December 14th, 1997 • 1,300 Words
  30. Voters back English instruction
    San Jose Mercury News, Tuesday, December 9th, 1997 • 500 Words
  31. Spanish for native speakers
    Houston Chronicle, Sunday, May 1st, 1994 • 700 Words