DVD lessons replace language programs in some cash-strapped schools

09/6/2010 | Daily Record (Morristown-Parsippany, N.J.)

Budget cuts have forced several school districts in New Jersey to replace foreign-language programs led by teachers with DVD lessons or other supplemental instruction. Rockaway Township, for instance, is using DVD lessons from Discovery Education in its elementary schools. But some teachers say the DVDs lack the personal interaction skills that language students need.

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Daily Record (Morristown-Parsippany, N.J.)

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