Tag: state department

State Dept Promotes Critical Language Learning

The U.S. Department of State has launched a new website, Languages.State.Gov with the intention of developing a “new generation of critical language speakers.”  The website aims to be a one-stop platform for U.S. government language programs resource where Americans can take a quiz to identify language programs that fit their goals and explore U.S. government scholarships and other resources.  The website will categorize...

President Trump’s Proposed Budget Defunds Education, National Endowment of the Arts, State Department

President Trump has released the Fiscal Year 2021 Budget Request, and similar to the past three years, aims to cut the Department of Education and other national programs. Executive Director of the Joint National Committee for Languages-National Council for Languages and International Studies Dr. Bill Rivers presented the following analysis of the budget. DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION For the US Department...
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