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  • Feb 29, 2012
  • 01:57 AM

Bill to bring Native American languages into local schools gets initial thumbs up at Capitol

Sara Castellanos / Aurora Sentinel
Senate Bill 57 would allow schools to hire people fluent in native languages to teach those languages, even if they don't have teaching licenses. The Colorado Department of Education would grant them a waiver to teach languages from federally recognized tribes as long as they are supervised by a qualified teacher, Williams said.

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