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New Mexican Spanish vs. Mexican Spanish

New Mexican Spanish vs. Mexican Spanish | Spanish in the United States | Scoop.it
(January 8, 2016)—If your family has deep roots in New Mexico like mine, then you'll know the difference. For most people, specifically people that don't know the history, the name of our state tells them something different, something completely different.
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La cresta de la lengua: La lengua es relevante

La cresta de la lengua: La lengua es relevante | Spanish in the United States | Scoop.it

La lengua no está jugando ningún papel en las elecciones presidenciales. Nadie les ha hecho a los candidatos la pregunta elemental: “¿Cómo ve usted el futuro del español en Estados Unidos?”. Es un error que puede salir caro porque los asuntos de lengua no se arreglan con Photoshop como la cintura de avispa de los anuncios de fajas.


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Casper dual language program could benefit Spanish speaking students

Casper dual language program could benefit Spanish speaking students | Spanish in the United States | Scoop.it
The second-graders meandering the halls of Park Elementary School on Tuesday were as likely to hear “Adelante, chicos,” as “Move along, children.”
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Un futuro bilingüe para EE.UU.

Un futuro bilingüe para EE.UU. | Spanish in the United States | Scoop.it
Como es sabido, el español es una lengua en alza en EE.UU. Ya no es “lengua extranjera” en este país, sino primera o segunda lengua para muchos. Existen numerosos datos para comprobar que hoy hay más hispanohablantes en Estados Unidos que en el país que plantó la semilla de esa lengua en el Nuevo Mundo, España.

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Instituto Cervantes at Harvard (FAS): Translanguaging. Ricardo Otheguy short v1

El profesor Ricardo Otheguy presenta sus impresiones sobre la teoría del translanguaging y el code-switching.
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Instituto Cervantes at Harvard (FAS): Los canarios de Luisiana (completo).

Esta charla en el Observatorio recorre tres años de investigación y aproximación interdisciplinar —fotográfica, histórica, antropológica, lingüística— a u
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Congress: Bilingualism Is Not a Handicap

Congress: Bilingualism Is Not a Handicap | Spanish in the United States | Scoop.it
An all-English approach to English-language learning is a "setback for all of us," writes Stanford professor Claude Goldenberg.
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Instituto Cervantes at Harvard (FAS): Spanish in the U.S. Health Services. Glenn Martínez

Glenn Martínez presents his own research on Spanish in the U.S. health delivery system and contextualizes it within the larger framework of health service
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Columna | El español como arma política

Columna | El español como arma política | Spanish in the United States | Scoop.it
El idioma es el gran aliado de España e Hispanoamérica frente a la superpotencia
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Divide growing over official English laws

A growing language divide has opened up across the country, as a sharp increase in the number of Americans who speak English as a second language—or don’t speak it at all—is driving cities and states to respond, often in radically different ways.
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Ex-student who sued Pima College must pay $111K

Had complained she was wrongly suspended for complaining about Spanish speakers.
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8 Reasons Why Spanish ISN'T A Foreign Language

8 Reasons Why Spanish ISN'T A Foreign Language | Spanish in the United States | Scoop.it
Anyone who’s ever enrolled in a Spanish class knows that schools generally refer to it as a “foreign language.” Mos
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Dual Language Recruitment

Tulsa Public Schools recruits native Spanish speaking teachers for the district's dual language programs. This video promotes the dual language program an
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Many U.S. Catholics will understand Pope Francis’ Spanish-language Mass

Many U.S. Catholics will understand Pope Francis’ Spanish-language Mass | Spanish in the United States | Scoop.it
A majority of all Hispanic adults identify as Catholic and a large majority of Hispanic Catholics speak Spanish fluently. Eight-in-ten Hispanic Catholics use
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Kansas secretary of state under fire after wrong information printed on Spanish voting guidelines

Kansas secretary of state under fire after wrong information printed on Spanish voting guidelines | Spanish in the United States | Scoop.it
Errors in voter guidelines distributed by the Kansas secretary of state's office could have prevented thousands of people from registering to vote.
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Could dual language immersion be the future in our schools? - Local News - The Sheridan Press

Could dual language immersion be the future in our schools? - Local News - The Sheridan Press | Spanish in the United States | Scoop.it
SHERIDAN — “Today’s kindergarten class will graduate in 2029. What will that year look like?” Brian Deurloo said addressing parents and teachers Tuesday night. Deurloo is a Sheridan native, Casper resident and one of the leaders of a collaboration between parents, teachers and legislators called the Dual Language Immersion Parent Organization, The group is aiming …
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Evite que sus hijos no aprendan español mientras crecen en inglés | Noticiero | Noticias Telemundo

Video oficial de Noticias Telemundo. Expertos recomiendan aplicaciones en internet y no dejarles de hablar en español. SUBSCRIBETE: http://bit.ly/1JI1uX
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Online lessons bring Spanish to remote Texas schools

Guthrie Virtual School provides state-mandated Spanish instruction to about a half-dozen remote Texas towns that couldn’t afford to hire a full-time certified teacher.
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Dual-Language Classes for Kids Grow in Popularity

Dual-Language Classes for Kids Grow in Popularity | Spanish in the United States | Scoop.it
Public schools that immerse students in a second language have become hot destinations for parents seeking a leg up for their children in an increasingly global economy.
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Let’s Not Think That Because a District Is Largely Poor With Many English Learners That It Can’t Be Great - Education Post

Let’s Not Think That Because a District Is Largely Poor With Many English Learners That It Can’t Be Great - Education Post | Spanish in the United States | Scoop.it
Although Oregon is mostly white, it’s whiteness obscures the fact that about 33 percent of students in k-12 schools are students of color and that
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Why it's good to speak Spanish in America

Conservatives should know: using another language is a leg up in business, warfare, tech for Americans in modern world, not a conflict with speaking English.
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ProEnglish Op-Ed in The Washington Times on the Terri Bennett Lawsuit in Arizona

ProEnglish Op-Ed in The Washington Times on the Terri Bennett Lawsuit in Arizona | Spanish in the United States | Scoop.it
Leading the movement to make English the official language of the United States since 1993.
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DC EXCLUSIVE: Administrator answers charges of student allegedly booted for favoring English

David Kutzler speaks on lawuit of nursing student Terri Bennett against Pima Community College claiming suspended after complaint too much Spanish in class
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