El director de la Academia Norteamericana de Lengua Española, Gerardo Piña-Rosales, ha considerado hoy en Burgos que el español hablado en Estados Unidos es una variante de la lengua que se debe normalizar para unificar criterios, un objetivo en...
This digest describes some of the issues involved in the Spanish language learning experiences of heritage Spanish speakers, the largest population of heritage language speakers in the United States. It describes ways in which educators can facilitate these students’ language development through a better understanding of their language learning strategies.
Data on speakers of languages other than English and on their English-speaking ability provide more than an interesting portrait of our nation. Routinely, these data are used in a wide variety of legislative, policy, legal, and research applications.
On April 2nd, 2010, Immigration and Customs Enforcement arrested 42 Amway salespeople on their way to a convention after an undercover agent heard them speaking Spanish at a restaurant in Omaha, Nebraska.
Latino students are the largest minority group in the Southwest and the fastest-growing nationally. Federal data shows they consistently perform poorly on state tests and have lower graduation rates than whites.
The latest in Spanish-language soap operas, or telenovelas, have encased more than typical romance and personal scandal, debuting some very clear messages on health care for Latinos in the U.S., specifically Colorado.
UT Professional Development Center provides unique educational opportunity for people who speak both Spanish and EnglishAustin, Texas (PRWEB) February 15, 2012 The Professional Development Center (UT PDC) at The University of Texas at Austin is...
GOP presidential candidate Mitt Romney is speaking Spanish in an appeal to Florida voters -- including those in Miami-Dade, where 72 percent of registered Republicans are Latino, and most are of Cuban descent.