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Summer Camps for Arabic and Chinese

By Mary Ann Zehr — March 13, 2007 1 min read
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The National Foreign Language Center at the University of Maryland College Park has awarded grants averaging $100,000 each to 34 institutions to run programs this summer for teachers and as many as 1,100 high school students to study Arabic or Chinese. The effort is part of the National Security Language Initiative announced by President Bush in January 2006.

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A version of this article appeared in the March 14, 2007 edition of Education Week

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