Wow, did you ever hit a hot button. Be careful, your bigotry is showing. My wife happens to be a Mexican immigrant, buddy. "Mexican invasion"? That's laughable. A century ago, there were the same complaints about the "German invasion", and the "Irish invasion" prior to that. The "Asian invasion" was more recent. Looks to me like each one of these groups has strengthened the culture, adding to its strengths and learning from the generalized American culture itself. Does it bother you that there are so many Hispanic immgrants in this country? (News flash: A much larger portion of that community than most Americans realize comes from other Latin American countries like Honduras and Nicaragua.) Afraid they're taking jobs from Americans? Does your cultural identity feel threatened? I'm actually intrigued by exactly what it is that makes so many Americans afraid of continued immigration, inasmuch as it's something I've never comprehended.
You obviously must not spend much time around immigrants. I spend hours each week doing volunteer work in my local Latino community (Irving, Texas). Most families do just that: speak Spanish at home and encourage their kids to learn as much English as possible, since the parents are generally too old to learn to speak another language well. No one believes that
What you are describing is the sort of isolationist "good ol' day syndrome" that doesn't do anybody any good. I don't believe that you're being asked to learn Spanish or any other language. The story here is NOT about forcing English-speakers to learn other languages, but to be tolerant of those who do speak other languages.
Why do you have a problem with schools "trying to teach in several [languages]"? Do you think that the dominance of English in the US will somehow be threatened by this? If so, that's not being realistic. This will always be a primarily English-speaking country. But it is not now, and never has been, a purely English-speaking country, much as some individuals' wishful thinking may say otherwise. With so many conflicting studies regarding bilingual education, no one can state one way or the other what is the best way.
The point here, to stay relatively on-topic, is to find out if it's possible to teach programming to students (in Ameri[c]a, I suppose) who are more comfortable in other languages, in dialects based on those other languages. Is it? Should it be done? Those are two separate questions. It's probably possible. And, frankly, it's none of our business whether it should. No one is forcing your kids to learn to program in some other language. Why should we dictate how other kids learn? Cultural diversity is what makes this whole American culture strong and unique -- white American culture, black culture, Latino culture, Asian culture, and all the subcultures that make up each one of those.
Of course, your command of the English language leaves quite a bit to be desired as well. How you can believe that everyone here should learn in English when you can't even write in our native tongue properly is beyond me.
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