Buildings in downtown Houston reflect the light of a setting sun (REUTERS/Mike Blake).
Learning English and Leadership in Houston
September 30, 2014,
Houston is America on demographic fast-forward. In the first decade of this century, the metro area’s foreign-born population grew 48 percent, compared to 28 percent for the nation as a whole. More than 42 percent of Houston’s children have at least one foreign-born parent, compared with a national rate of 23 percent.