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Leaders To Learn From: Valeria Silva

February 2, 2013 2:26

An immigrant herself, Valeria Silva led by example a nationwide push to teach English-learners in mainstream classes. She is one of 16 district leaders profiled in Education Week’s first annual Leaders To Learn From report. Education Week Video

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