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Interpreting a way out of poverty

Interpreting a way out of poverty | Spanish in the United States | Scoop.it
Violeta Perez may be living in a Danvers motel that houses shelter residents, but she is hoping that a new program that’s training her to become a medical interpreter will lift her and her newborn daughter out of poverty.
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Parents embrace dual-immersion instruction - San Jose Mercury News

Parents embrace dual-immersion instruction - San Jose Mercury News | Spanish in the United States | Scoop.it
Todd Warrens parents dont speak Spanish.
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Kennewick, Pasco students learn in English and Spanish - Northwest McClatchy - bellinghamherald.com

Kennewick, Pasco students learn in English and Spanish - Northwest McClatchy - bellinghamherald.com | Spanish in the United States | Scoop.it
Sixth-graders Osvaldo Jimnez and Izabel Stohel said students in their dual language class at McLoughlin Middle School in Pasco sometimes don't excel in their first language.
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Selling Spanish Immersion: Why Spanish?

Selling Spanish Immersion: Why Spanish? | Spanish in the United States | Scoop.it
Americans are notorious for being monolingual, but have many different reasons for learning Spanish through immersion schools in Guatemala. This is the first story in a series exploring the issue of bilingualism in the U.S.
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First press briefing in Spanish by the U.S. Department of State on global issues

Spanish Briefing - March 8, 2012
Mar. 8, 2012: Assistant Secretary Mike Hammer holds the first press briefing in Spanish on global issues at the State Department.
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El español y los medios de comunicación en Estados Unidos: ¿Cultura de inmigración o cultura étnica? Christopher Crommett.

Texto de Christopher Crommett en las actas del simposio dedicado a estudiar la presencia del español en los medios de comunicación de Estados Unidos de América, dentro del espacio que recoge los encuentros celebrados en Chicago sobre la cuestión en...
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CVC. El español en los medios de comunicación en EE. UU. El «español internacional» y la prensa hispana en Estados Unidos: La posible y necesaria unidad del español en los medios estadounidenses. A...

Texto de Alberto Gómez Font en las actas del simposio dedicado a estudiar la presencia del español en los medios de comunicación de Estados Unidos de América, dentro del espacio que recoge los encuentros celebrados en Chicago sobre la cuestión en...
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School district says Spanish-immersion program raises test scores Arizona Capitol Times

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LTS Spanish Language 3: Language barriers in the playground

Salvadorean Nancy Arévalo remembers what it was like to be in a new country where she didn't speak either English or the Mexican Spanish spoken by everyone e...
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To Speak Or Not To Speak.. Spanish

To Speak Or Not To Speak.. Spanish | Spanish in the United States | Scoop.it
Does speaking English and Spanish fluently make you less American? Is bilingualism a hindrance to the American dream?
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In Frederick, English language law sows conflict amid Hispanic immigrant boom

In Frederick, English language law sows conflict amid Hispanic immigrant boom | Spanish in the United States | Scoop.it
Critics say the ordinance sends a message that is standoffish and discriminatory. Others see it as a futile effort to hold back the tide of change.
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Should students be taught in Spanish?/¿Debemos enseñar a los estudiantes en español?

Should students be taught in Spanish?/¿Debemos enseñar a los estudiantes en español? | Spanish in the United States | Scoop.it
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School Board axes Spanish language program in budget savings move | Union County Weekly

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Santorum: never said only English for Puerto Rico

Santorum: never said only English for Puerto Rico | Spanish in the United States | Scoop.it
SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) — Rick Santorum came to Puerto Rico and promptly waded into the emotional debate over the role English should play in the island's future, sparking a furor that led the former Pennsylvania senator to insist his remarks...
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Dodgers expand Spanish-language TV broadcasts

Dodgers expand Spanish-language TV broadcasts | Spanish in the United States | Scoop.it
The Dodgers are expanding their Spanish-language cable TV broadcasts this season, upping the telecasts from 30 to 50 games in 2012.
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The Role Of Language Codeswitching In Increasing Advertising Effectiveness Among Mexican-American Youth

The Role Of Language Codeswitching In Increasing Advertising Effectiveness Among Mexican-American Youth | Spanish in the United States | Scoop.it
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CVC. La enseñanza bilingüe en EE. UU. El español en la sociedad estadounidense y la sociedad en el español. Arnulfo G. Ramírez.

Texto de Arnulfo G. Ramírez en las actas del simposio dedicado a estudiar la enseñanza bilingüe en los Estados Unidos de América, dentro del espacio que recoge los encuentros celebrados en Chicago sobre la cuestión en 2002 y 2003.
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CVC. El español en los medios de comunicación en EE. UU. La comunidad cubana del Gran Miami: elección idiomática y medios de comunicación pública. Humberto López Morales.

Texto de Humberto López Morales en las actas del simposio dedicado a estudiar la presencia del español en los medios de comunicación de Estados Unidos de América, dentro del espacio que recoge los encuentros celebrados en Chicago sobre la cuestión...
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Measuring the U.S. Melting Pot - Interactive Heritage Map - Bloomberg

An interactive map of the distribution of national heritages across the U.S. See the most predominant ethnic groups, explore the county by county data for each background or compare two ancestries.
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LTS Spanish Language 4: Language preserves culture

Ricardo Avalos is proud of his Salvadorean roots and knows that speaking Spanish is the best way of passing this on to his children one day.
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State Department to hold first Twitter briefing in Spanish

State Department to hold first Twitter briefing in Spanish | Spanish in the United States | Scoop.it
WASHINGTON (AFP) - The US State Department said Tuesday it will hold its first Twitter briefing in Spanish, as part of its policy of using new social media to reach out to the international community.
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Bicultural and bilingual values add to U.S. economy

Bicultural and bilingual values add to U.S. economy | Spanish in the United States | Scoop.it
Liza M. Rodriguez
has worked on family and community issues for nonprofit and government agencies
Going back to the founding of this country, waves of immigrants have charted their path to integration.
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