Push for classes in Samoan as American Samoan students struggle | Pacific Beat

Push for classes in Samoan as American Samoan students struggle

Push for classes in Samoan as American Samoan students struggle

Updated 21 May 2013, 8:50 AEST

American Samoa's Department of Education is calling for school classes to be tought in both English and Samoan.

At the moment, only English is used.

Dr Salu Hunkin-Finau says as a result students are struggling when they sit exams.

Presenter:Campbell Cooney

Speaker:Monica Miller, American Samoan journalist

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