Jila Yadollapour explains how the "Persian First Grade Reader," the required text for her Farsi 1 class, is read from right to left. Farsi is an elective language class offered at Plattsburgh High School. Yadollapour says the majority of her students want to try something different or expand their language studies beyond what's required for Regents exams.
(Staff Photo/Kelli Catana)
From May 2010