• Demand for Bilingual Jobs in Arkansas Nearly Doubled in Five Years, New Study Shows

    8 days ago - By Renew our Economy

    LITTLE ROCK, AR - Today, New American Economy joins Arkansas business leaders and education advocates to support the creation of a state Seal of Biliteracy program as a resolution to establish the Seal is discussed at the Arkansas Department of Education's State Board Meeting. A new report by NAE shows how a Seal of Biliteracy program would benefit the Arkansas workforce. The state's high school graduates are already entering a labor market where demand for bilingual workers has nearly doubled since 2010. Analyzing online job posting data acquired by Burning Glass Technologies, the...
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