A LIRE – Schools’ Visa Use Draws Fire
(…) Widely known as a way to bring in tech workers, the H-1B visa program allows employers to hire skilled foreigners for hard-to-fill positions. And school districts around the country have used them to hire thousands of foreign teachers.
But the Texas case is the latest example in a string of alleged misuses of the program in schools. Since 2001, the U.S. Department of Labor has found more than 2,000 H-1B violations by individual schools, districts or boards, agency records show. SUITE