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Home | Latino Americans | PBS

Home | Latino Americans | PBS | Spanish in the United States | Scoop.it
Latino Americans is a landmark three-part, six-hour documentary series that is set to air nationally on PBS in the fall of 2013.
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NY looks at Spanish/English classes as part of bilingual education initiative

NY looks at Spanish/English classes as part of bilingual education initiative | Spanish in the United States | Scoop.it
New York's new focus on bilingual education means dual-language classes are getting a second look.
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Looking For Work, Children Of Migrants Bone Up On Formal Spanish

Looking For Work, Children Of Migrants Bone Up On Formal Spanish | Spanish in the United States | Scoop.it
There are more than 37 million native Spanish speakers in the U.S. today. For businesses and service providers, that’s 37 million people who might prefer
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Spanish-Language Immersion Schools Gain in Popularity - NBC News

Spanish-Language Immersion Schools Gain in Popularity    - NBC News | Spanish in the United States | Scoop.it
Washington, DC -- Andrew Howells, a restaurant consultant in Washington D.C., wishes he would have grown up fully fluent in another language."I did not ...
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New York Candidate Tries to Translate Spanish Into Votes

New York Candidate Tries to Translate Spanish Into Votes | Spanish in the United States | Scoop.it
Each month, Rob Astorino, the Westchester County executive and Republican candidate for governor, opens his mailbox to find one of his favorite magazines: People en Español.
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Which language should bilingual parents teach their children? Research says both | Deseret News National

Which language should bilingual parents teach their children? Research says both | Deseret News National | Spanish in the United States | Scoop.it
The Deseret News National Edition fills a void in the American media landscape through rigorous journalism for family- and faith-oriented audiences.
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Pinellas schools to start teaching elementary students Spanish

Pinellas schools to start teaching elementary students Spanish | Spanish in the United States | Scoop.it
A new pilot program will teach elementary school students languages, beginning with Spanish, before and after school. The program, which will be run like a district academy program, will be voluntary and could begin as early as next month in 10 elementary schools.
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Education Week: North Carolina's Convincing Case for Dual-Language Learning

North Carolina's Convincing Case for Dual-Language Learning
LESLI A. MAXWELL OCT 20, 2014
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Rochester schools modestly start Spanish immersion program

Rochester schools modestly start Spanish immersion program | Spanish in the United States | Scoop.it
Vanessa Stensgard's kindergarten classroom looks like any other Rochester Public Schools class. There is a colorfully decorated "word wall." Rules of conduct are spelled out on a bulletin board. The months of the year adorn another wall.
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Does Television Spanglish Need A Rewrite?

Does Television Spanglish Need A Rewrite? | Spanish in the United States | Scoop.it
More Hollywood writers are having Latino characters speak a mix of English and Spanish. But if Latinos themselves are divided over Spanglish, how can the entertainment industry get it right?
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Qué pasará con el idioma español en EEUU

Qué pasará con el idioma español en EEUU | Spanish in the United States | Scoop.it
Aunque 38.3 millones de residentes en EEUU  hablan español, se calcula que para 2020 la cifra se reducirá.
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El español en Estados Unidos: puntos fuertes y débiles | Nueva Revista

El español en Estados Unidos: puntos fuertes y débiles | Nueva Revista | Spanish in the United States | Scoop.it
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CVC. La enseñanza bilingüe en EE. UU. El español de Los Ángeles: ¿Adquisición incompleta o desgaste lingüístico? Carmen Silva-Corvalán.

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El Diccionario de la lengua trae 19 000 americanismos pero pocos estadounidismos

El Diccionario de la lengua trae 19 000 americanismos pero pocos estadounidismos | Spanish in the United States | Scoop.it
En las 2.312 páginas de la 23ª edición que acaba de publicarse en conmemoración de los 300 años de la Real Academia Española, América está representada con un sinnúmero de términos como la lonchera para llevar el almuerzo, el taquito para lucirse en el fútbol, la motoneta para pasear, el miguelito para pinchar neumáticos, o las acciones de cajonear y conflictuar para hacerse mala sangre.
El nuevo diccionario, el primero que se publica en 13 años, ya no es presentado por la Real Academia Española
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El español en el paisaje lingüístico del Condado de Los Ángeles y del Condado de Miami-Dade

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Speaking Spanish to Win Votes in New York

Speaking Spanish to Win Votes in New York | Spanish in the United States | Scoop.it
Looking to bolster their popularity among Latinos, candidates are preparing advertisements and appearances aimed at Spanish-speaking New Yorkers.
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El problema de captar al americaño

El problema de captar al americaño | Spanish in the United States | Scoop.it

El tema de debate era tan atractivo como abierto: 'El periodismo en español en Estados Unidos', con tres ponentes con conocimientos, experiencia y formación más que sobrada para opinar y valorar con criterio la situación actual de los medios hispanos en el gigante americano.


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Prohíben hablar español a empleados de cafeterías de las escuelas de LA

Prohíben hablar español a empleados de cafeterías de las escuelas de LA | Spanish in the United States | Scoop.it
Un letrero en el que prohíben hablar español en una cafetería del distrito escolar de LA causó polémica.
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LUCE Project

LUCE Project | Spanish in the United States | Scoop.it
LaGuardia Community College in NYC Welcomes You. Voted 1 of the Top 3 large community colleges in the US in a national survey. New York City-based LaGuardia offers academic excellence and the lowest college tuition in NYC.
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New Mexico debate in Spanish part of growing trend

New Mexico debate in Spanish part of growing trend | Spanish in the United States | Scoop.it
From California to Texas, colleges and Spanish-language networks are hosting similar Spanish debates regardless of candidates' fluency amid the growing influence of Latinos as swing voters in key races. The New Mexico debate and others like it acknowledge the ability of the growing and increasingly independent voting bloc to swing an election. [...] Matt Barreto, co-founder of a nonpartisan Latino political research firm and a University of Washington political science professor, said Hispanic
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Centro de Estudios del Español de Estados Unidos (CEEEUS)

Centro de Estudios del Español de Estados Unidos (CEEEUS) | Spanish in the United States | Scoop.it
Department of spanish and portuguese ucla , Spanish department
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Baltimore Sun - Catonsville fourth-graders see early progress learning Spanish

Baltimore Sun - Catonsville fourth-graders see early progress learning Spanish | Spanish in the United States | Scoop.it
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Voices [eScholarship]

Voices consists of articles written on topics related to all aspects of the Spanish of the United States including linguistic contact, multilingualism, language and education, language politics and language maintenance, just to name a few. Intended as a way to publicize and disseminate the growing store of knowledge about the Spanish spoken in the US and related issues, this graduate student publication aims to bring more visibility to issues related to the Spanish of the United States and help to demonstrate that that Spanish spoken in this country is a legitimate linguistic variety and deserves further study.
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