0:05 Claire Sylvan, Executive Director, Internationals Network for Public Schools
6:21 Michael Fix, Senior Vice President and Director of Studies, Migration Policy Institute
Taking children from over 90 countries, who speak more than 55 languages but have limited English skills, Internationals Network for Public Schools has an uncommonly high student graduation rate, with 90 percent of its graduates going on to college.
By creating an innovative program and effective supports for late-entry immigrants in public schools, Internationals provides a high-result, cost-effective educational model. By focusing on the challenges of late-entry immigrants, Internationals expands public school capacity to address the needs of all students.
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