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Educating the Suncoast's Hispanic community

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Posted: Thursday, August 22, 2013 10:54 am | Updated: 6:11 pm, Thu Aug 22, 2013.

SARASOTA, FL - The Obama Administration has said the ability of the Hispanic community to thrive is vital to our nations future.

692,000 Hispanic students make up 24% of all elementary and high school students in Florida.

Here on the Suncoast, there is a similar scene and sometimes a language barrier. For obvious reasons, that can pose a challenge for our local educators.

What is being done well, where is there room for improvement?  ABC 7 Reporter Bobeth Yates is on the story.

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