Tag: NYC public schools

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Questioning the Image of Asian Americans as the “Model Minority”

Asian American students dominate New York City’s elite public high schools, but not all Asian students are deemed “college ready.” A new report seeks to paint a more balanced picture of Asian Pacific American educational achievement.

PS 20 in New York has a popular dual language Chinese and English program

Video: Immigrants and Native-Born Seek Chinese Language Instruction in NYC Public Schools

There is growing demand for Chinese language instruction across the U.S. Watch Lan Trinh’s video of a public elementary school in New York that initiated a dual language Mandarin-English program.