Noel MO http://wuis.org en Noel, Mo.: Schools Build Safety Net For Immigrant Children http://wuis.org/post/noel-mo-schools-build-safety-net-immigrant-children <p>Noel, MO - It’s almost 9 a.m., and Noel Primary School teacher Erin McPherson is helping a group of Spanish-speaking students complete English language exercises. But it’s tough going.</p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">One student in a bright blue T-shirt – 9-year-old </span>Isac<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> Martinez – has not yet picked up his pencil. He’s clearly sick. When McPherson asks him what’s wrong, </span>Isac’s<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> small voice is barely audible in between coughs. He says he threw up four times last night but did not go to a doctor.</span></p> Tue, 05 Nov 2013 12:40:00 +0000 Abbie Fentress Swanson 12349 at http://wuis.org Noel, Mo.: Schools Build Safety Net For Immigrant Children