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Durham Public School Board Hires Three New Bilingual Interpreters and Pledges to Improve Communication with Growing Spanish-speaking Community

Over 450 immigrants and their allies attend action with Durham Public School Board
 
Durham CAN demanded and won the hiring of three bilingual interpreters to serve the growing Spanish-speaking community. Over 25 percent of the student body at Durham Public Schools speaks a language other than English. Parents and students have trouble communicating with teachers, principals and counselors. The Durham Public Schools’ new Strategic Plan reflects additional hiring goals over the next five years. The announcement was made at a public action attended by over 450 immigrants and their allies.
 
 
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Tuesday, December 18, 2018 - 13:38