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pof November 26th, 2017 7:31pm

Should fluency in a foreign language be required to graduate high school?

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Hogoke Constitution
11/27/17 11:53 am

No, some people have a very hard time learning languages

Liberty 4,032,064
11/26/17 7:50 pm

No. Complete waste of time and resources for most.

ptellini Homosuperior
11/26/17 6:47 pm

Absolutely not. Even taking a foreign language should be just an elective and not a requirement.

Malekithe Hades
11/26/17 6:26 pm

We don't even require fluency in English

phalnx Ohio
11/26/17 2:15 pm

No. Other than to post vulgar broken Spanish, I haven't used it at all since HS.

pof over my moms knee
11/26/17 2:49 pm

Jajajajaja puto gringo jajajaja

phalnx Ohio
11/26/17 5:21 pm

¡Tu trabajandas en el bano limpiar mis vetas de mierda, bonita Chiquita! ¡Andale!

orgblu10 Shamerica
11/26/17 1:37 pm

No. Two years of exposure to a foreign language should be enough for high school. They should be fluent in English before receiving a diploma, however, and that's not always the case.

johonmilla Monroe, nc
11/26/17 1:30 pm

I think two semesters of language is good enough. It won’t make you fluent but will give a foundation

bower8899 ...
11/26/17 1:26 pm

Fluency no, but you should be required to take the course

11/26/17 1:26 pm

No but they should have a good foundation in a foreign language

jenkp223 Being a mommy
11/26/17 1:20 pm

Only if they start teaching foreign languages by immersion starting from kindergarten. The older you are, the harder it becomes to learn it.

PrinceOberyn Vive LEmpereur
11/26/17 12:47 pm

We live in a rapidly globalizing world, yes.

pof over my moms knee
11/26/17 12:33 pm

No, obtaining fluency in a foreign language is too difficult and not useful enough to expect everyone to do.