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I am a writer and lecturer – formerly the Washington editor of Education Week – who specializes in the politics of language. Since 1985, I have been reporting on the English Only movement, English Plus, bilingual education, Native American language revitalization, and language rights in the U.S.A. From June 2004 to February 2006, I served as executive director of the National Association for Bilingual Education. Click here to read about my unplanned departure from the organization. Click here for my short bio.

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