Education Post: Qatar Funding Globalization in U.S. Public Schools

by Dr. Susan Berry  26 Aug 2017 The Qatar Foundation has been funding U.S. K-12 public schools [education], seeking to ramp up their Arabic language and cultural curricula with an eye toward globalization. Similarly, Maggie Mitchell Salem, QFI’s executive director, says the foundation “partners” with U.S. school districts “to advance Arabic language learning and the understanding of Arab culture to develop global competency and critical 21st century skills that young Americans need to compete globally.”… …As Breitbart News reported in October of 2016, despite the “concerns” of the Clinton State Department about Qatar’s alleged human rights violations, “Qatar has donated $1,000,000 to...

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