Columnist: Foreign language study should be required in Iowa

Foreign language study should be required for all students under Iowa's new core curriculum standards, argues Rekha Basu in this Des Moines Register column. By not compelling its students to learn a foreign language, Iowa is putting them at a disadvantage against students from other states, Basu writes, arguing that foreign language proficiency should be added as a 21st-century skill.

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