bilingual classrooms? Have these teachers received the appropriate training so that their instruction would work effectively for the bilingual children? According to Baker, the outcome of the staff professional development program should benefit the teachers by increasing “their understanding of second language acquisition” and developing “effective curriculum approaches in teaching language minority students as well being aware of the students’ language and cultural background (Baker, 2011).
Economics: Good Choice of Major for Future CEOs By Patricia M. Flynn and Michael A. Quinn* Abstract It is often suggested that Economics is a good major for individuals interested in becoming business leaders. Despite this widespread assertion, little research has been conducted on this topic. Using the Standard and Poor (S&P) 500 companies, this paper examines the validity of such a claim. We find evidence that Economics is a good choice of major for those aspiring to become a CEO. Economics ranked