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Mexican Education for Returnee Children

Top of Mind with Julie Rose
  • Jun 28, 2018 11:00 pm
  • 21:18

(Originally Aired: 12/12/2017) Guests: Bryant Jensen, PhD, Assistant Professor, Teacher Education, Brigham Young University; Eric Bybee, PhD, Assistant Professor, Teacher Education, Brigham Young University Since 2008, more Mexicans have been leaving the US than arriving here. That flow to Mexico has included tens of thousands of children, many of them born in America. They’re US citizens that have attended US public schools, who often speak English better than they speak Spanish. What is life like for these kids when their parents go back to Mexico?