foreign language http://kbia.org en Dual immersion language program could be coming to Columbia http://kbia.org/post/dual-immersion-language-program-could-be-coming-columbia <p>Columbia educators are considering plans for a dual-immersion language program.</p><p></p><p> Tue, 10 Jun 2014 20:45:28 +0000 Lauren Slome 54329 at http://kbia.org Dual immersion language program could be coming to Columbia Exam: How students choose foreign language classes, revisiting 1970 campus war protests http://kbia.org/post/exam-how-students-choose-foreign-language-classes-revisiting-1970-campus-war-protests <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Foreign languages classes are highly encouraged for high school students in Missouri, and many colleges require them for admission. French, German, Spanish, Latin, Japanese and Chinese are all offered to students at Columbia Public Schools.&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">KBIA’s Heather Adams explores</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;how students pick the language they're going to learn.</span></p> Tue, 29 Apr 2014 13:05:04 +0000 Katarina Sostaric 52122 at http://kbia.org Exam: How students choose foreign language classes, revisiting 1970 campus war protests How students choose their foreign language classes http://kbia.org/post/how-students-choose-their-foreign-language-classes <p>Participation in foreign languages classes is highly encouraged for high school students in Missouri, and many colleges require them for admission.</p><p> Tue, 29 Apr 2014 12:53:32 +0000 Heather Adams 52121 at http://kbia.org How students choose their foreign language classes Missouri students increase enrollment in language studies http://kbia.org/post/missouri-students-increase-enrollment-language-studies <p>The number of Missouri students taking foreign languages is on the rise &ndash; with enrollment in foreign language classes doubling over the past 20 years. But the increase isn&rsquo;t being driven by education policy, finds KBIA&rsquo;s Chris McDaniel in this report. Tue, 20 Dec 2011 14:59:51 +0000 Janet Saidi 5637 at http://kbia.org Missouri students increase enrollment in language studies