Real People, Real Stories: Featured Case
Sandra Del Valle discusses bilingual education and the impact of the Flores case.
Listen to a bilingual interview with parent Miriam Flores on her battle for equal education.
Mrs. Flores asserted that a lack of educational options for English-language learners in Nogales, Arizona results in students not realizing their potential. She wants everyone to have the same opportunities to create a better life. English interpretation by Veneranda Aguirre. See the transcription here.
Tim Hogan discusses the issues at stake in Flores v. State of Arizona.
Tim Hogan served as chief counsel, representing the Flores family, in the case of Horne v. Flores. Mr. Hogan is the Executive Director of the Arizona Center for Law in the Public Interest (ACLPI), focusing primarily on issues relating to public school finance, utilities, and campaign finance reform. See the transcription here.
Interviews By: Nadya Shah, Lee Wang & Jill Cordes