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Foreign Aid

By The Associated Press — December 15, 2009 1 min read

Twelve Minnesota schools are to split nearly $500,000 from the Confucius Institute Headquarters in Beijing, to teach Chinese language and culture. The funding was arranged by the University of Minnesotas Confucius Institute, which will oversee the programs at the schools.

A version of this article appeared in the December 16, 2009 edition of Education Week as Foreign Aid