Arizona Teacher Sean Arce Fired in Latest Crackdown on Acclaimed Mexican-American Studies Program

Sean Arce, the head of the Tucson school district’s banned Mexican-American Studies program, was dismissed Tuesday night amid vocal protests from dozens of supporters. Tucson’s Mexican-American Studies program has been under attack following the passage of a bill which prohibits schools from offering ethnic studies courses. Arce maintains he was fired because he spoke out against what he saw as a discriminatory law targeting Mexican-Americans and ... Full Story »

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Posted by: Posted by Dwight Rousu - Apr 13, 2012 - 12:23 PM PDT
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Edited by: Dwight Rousu - Apr 13, 2012 - 12:25 PM PDT

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