The Craig Fahle Show

First Bilingual Charter School to Open in Midtown

Monday, July 15, 2013

Photo: guardian.co.uk

"The diverse student population of Detroit deserves the opportunity to be highly educated and prepared for a college-bound educational experience without remediation.”— Ron Palmer

Experiencia Preparatory Academy, a new school opening this fall in Midtown, says its arming students with tools to compete in the global economy. Co-founders Dr. Carlos Lopez and Ron Palmer explain how Experiencia's programs foster bilingual education and promote cross-cultural understanding. Parent Ebony Sankofa also talks about her partnership with school faculty and staff.

In what ways are you, or your kids, adapting to the global economy?