New England Media
Education A Top Issue For 2003
Boston Globe, Tuesday, December 24th, 2002 • 600 Words
Foes of Question 2 take the low road by Thomas Keane Jr.
Boston Herald, Wednesday, October 23rd, 2002 • 800 Words
Bilingual Education on Ballot in Two States
New York Times, Wednesday, October 9th, 2002 • 1,100 Words
Bilingual ed splits rivals for governor
Boston Globe, Wednesday, September 25th, 2002 • 600 Words
Bilingual programs
Boston Globe, Wednesday, September 4th, 2002 • 1,200 Words
Struggle rages over bilingual education law
Boston Globe, Sunday, August 25th, 2002 • 700 Words
Officials to review bilingual initiative
Boston Globe, Thursday, August 15th, 2002 • 600 Words
Schools struggle to reach immigrant children
Worcester Telegram & Gazette, Sunday, August 11th, 2002, FRONT PAGE • 1,000 Words
Ballot challenge could upend new bilingual ed law
Boston Herald, Wednesday, August 7th, 2002 • 400 Words
Bilingual choices
Worcester Telegram & Gazette, Monday, August 5th, 2002 • 300 Words
Ambivalent in Any Language
Boston Globe, Monday, July 22nd, 2002, FRONT PAGE • 1,400 Words
Bilingual foe blasts a US secretary
Boston Globe, Wednesday, July 17th, 2002 • 600 Words
Swift seeking further changes
Boston Globe, Sunday, July 14th, 2002 • 800 Words
House OKs bilingual education reform bill
Boston Herald, Wednesday, July 10th, 2002 • 300 Words
Bilingual education bill nears passage
Boston Globe, Tuesday, July 2nd, 2002 • 500 Words
Forum backs bilingual ed
Boston Globe, Tuesday, June 4th, 2002 • 400 Words
A True Disbeliever
Valley Advocate, Thursday, April 11th, 2002, COVER STORY • 4,400 Words
Lost in the translation
CommonWealth Magazine, Monday, April 1st, 2002 • 4,100 Words
Let's replace a failed program by Rosalie Pedalino Porter
Boston Globe, Wednesday, March 13th, 2002 • 900 Words
Bilingual ed plan offered by legislators
Boston Globe, Wednesday, January 30th, 2002 • 500 Words
Swift eyes change for bilingual ed
Boston Globe, Tuesday, January 15th, 2002, FRONT PAGE • 700 Words
Bilingual ed foes amass signatures for ballot
Boston Herald, Wednesday, November 14th, 2001 • 200 Words
Rocks Falling Upward at Harvard University by Ron Unz
National Review Online, Friday, October 26th, 2001 • 700 Words
Harvard panel heatedly debates bilingual education
Harvard Crimson, Tuesday, October 16th, 2001 • 500 Words
Scores rise as Calif. schools immerse
Boston Globe, Monday, September 10th, 2001, FRONT PAGE • 1,100 Words
Bilingual Education in Mass.
Providence Journal-Bulletin, Wednesday, August 8th, 2001 • 100 Words
Bilingual on the ballot
Boston Globe, Tuesday, August 7th, 2001 • 400 Words
Bilingual ed loses favor with some educators
Boston Globe, Sunday, August 5th, 2001, FRONT PAGE • 1,100 Words
Bilingual education ready for reform
Boston Herald, Wednesday, August 1st, 2001 • 200 Words
Rumpled but ready
Boston Globe, Wednesday, August 1st, 2001 • 900 Words
Bilingual ed law gets a new foe
Boston Globe, Tuesday, July 31st, 2001 • 600 Words
Rapid-immersion English needs strong local support
Worcester Telegram & Gazette, Tuesday, May 22nd, 2001, FRONT PAGE • 500 Words
Language barrier
Worcester Telegram & Gazette, Sunday, May 20th, 2001 • 300 Words
Bill would overhaul bilingual education
Boston Globe, Tuesday, May 15th, 2001 • 700 Words
Immerse: Bilingual education encounters shift in philosophy
Springfield Union-News, Sunday, May 13th, 2001 • 2,000 Words
Lawmakers want to scrap bilingual classes
Salem Statesman Journal, Thursday, March 22nd, 2001, FRONT PAGE • 1,300 Words
Bilingual reform
Worcester Telegram & Gazette, Monday, February 19th, 2001 • 300 Words
Spotlight is turned on bilingual education
Boston Globe, Sunday, December 31st, 2000, FRONT PAGE • 1,000 Words
...And face bilingual facts
Boston Herald, Sunday, January 16th, 2000 • 400 Words
Bilingual trap
Worcester Telegram & Gazette, Sunday, January 16th, 2000 • 400 Words
...And face bilingual facts
Boston Herald, Sunday, January 16th, 2000 • 400 Words
Bill Seeks a Halt to Bilingual Education
Boston Globe, Tuesday, January 11th, 2000 • 900 Words
Old bilingual education method is discredited by Don Soifer
Worcester Telegram & Gazette, Monday, March 8th, 1999 • 700 Words
Bilingual trap
Worcester Telegram & Gazette, Sunday, November 15th, 1998 • 400 Words
Calif. law fuels Mass. debate on fate of bilingual education
Worcester Telegram & Gazette, Monday, August 24th, 1998, FRONT PAGE • 1,200 Words
In California, a Fight Against Bilingual Classes:
Boston Globe, Sunday, August 31st, 1997, FRONT PAGE • 1,000 Words
Tongue-tied - Bilingual education costs strap schools by Jack Sullivan
Boston Herald, Monday, June 9th, 1997 • 900 Words
As You Were Saying... by Rosalie Pedalino Porter
Boston Herald, Saturday, June 7th, 1997 • 800 Words
Reform bilingual ed
Worcester Telegram & Gazette, Thursday, June 5th, 1997 • 500 Words
Legislators reject bilingual limits
Boston Globe, Wednesday, June 4th, 1997 • 600 Words
Revisiting bilingual ed
Providence Journal-Bulletin, Monday, May 26th, 1997 • 600 Words
Silber hits rocky shoals skippering bilingual ship by Brian McNiff
Worcester Telegram & Gazette, Sunday, May 18th, 1997 • 1,000 Words
State board eases rules on bilingual education
Boston Globe, Tuesday, May 13th, 1997 • 1,200 Words
Educators slam Weld's bilingual class reform
Boston Herald, Friday, April 18th, 1997 • 300 Words
Bilingual education may face changes
Quincy Patriot Ledger, Friday, March 7th, 1997, FRONT PAGE • 900 Words
Bilingual barrier
Worcester Telegram & Gazette, Sunday, February 23rd, 1997 • 500 Words
State acts to curb bilingual education
Boston Herald, Tuesday, February 11th, 1997 • 400 Words
Report card pending on TBE
Worcester Telegram & Gazette, Sunday, November 17th, 1996 • 1,400 Words
Inflexibility on bilingual ed
Quincy Patriot Ledger, Thursday, August 8th, 1996 • 400 Words
State rejects Quincy language plan
Quincy Patriot Ledger, Tuesday, August 6th, 1996, FRONT PAGE • 700 Words
Language plan in Quincy spurs concern
Quincy Patriot Ledger, Monday, July 15th, 1996 • 700 Words
Language plan gets nod from parents
Quincy Patriot Ledger, Tuesday, June 18th, 1996, FRONT PAGE • 600 Words
Language barriers
Worcester Telegram & Gazette, Saturday, June 8th, 1996 • 400 Words
In plain English by Edward Moscovitch
Boston Herald, Sunday, June 2nd, 1996 • 800 Words
Teach in English, urges new book on bilingual education
Boston Globe, Sunday, May 19th, 1996 • 1,200 Words
Bilingual education at turning point in Bay State
Boston Herald, Sunday, December 10th, 1995 • 1,300 Words
Bilingual education badly flawed, author says
Boston Globe, Sunday, November 19th, 1995 • 600 Words
Silber cites challenges in reforming education
Boston Globe, Monday, November 6th, 1995 • 1,000 Words
English as soon as possible
Boston Herald, Wednesday, September 6th, 1995 • 200 Words
A wise vote in any language
Boston Globe, Thursday, April 13th, 1995 • 300 Words
House rejects change in bilingual education
Boston Globe, Wednesday, April 12th, 1995 • 400 Words
Opponents protest Weld bill to revise bilingual education
Boston Globe, Friday, March 31st, 1995 • 500 Words
Choosing First Words to Learn By
Hartford Courant, Monday, March 27th, 1995 • 1,900 Words
Bilingual Education
Boston Globe, Sunday, December 4th, 1994 • 1,700 Words
Study urges bilingual-ed revamping
Boston Globe, Friday, December 2nd, 1994 • 200 Words
Bilingual-Education Program Needs Work
Hartford Courant, Thursday, November 24th, 1994 • 300 Words
Push them into English
Providence Journal-Bulletin, Monday, October 24th, 1994 • 700 Words
Vo-Tech School Begins Polish Bilingual Class
Hartford Courant, Sunday, August 21st, 1994 • 300 Words
City's Bilingual Program Needs Innovation
Hartford Courant, Sunday, June 19th, 1994 • 2,100 Words
Planned Bilingual Cuts Stir Vehement Protest
Hartford Courant, Wednesday, April 6th, 1994 • 600 Words
Lawmakers urge more emphasis on English in bilingual education
Boston Globe, Wednesday, March 16th, 1994 • 400 Words
Education Proposals Blasted at Hearing
Hartford Courant, Saturday, March 12th, 1994 • 700 Words
Courant, columnist target of protesters
Hartford Courant, Friday, June 11th, 1993 • 700 Words
Educators nationwide closely watch BU public school venture in Chelsea
Washington Times, Monday, October 23rd, 1989, FRONT PAGE • 3,000 Words
Parents blast bilingual program
Boston Globe, Wednesday, October 18th, 1989 • 600 Words