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Spanish teacher inspires students to reach for American dream

Spanish teacher inspires students to reach for American dream | Spanish in the United States | Scoop.it
PORT ORANGE — In the span of a single lunch period, Janet Gavilanes, a Spanish teacher at Atlantic High School, was mother, mentor and taskmaster to a group of students she calls her "lunch bunch," mostly Spanish speakers whose families are from Latin America.Among the students was Lizani Caignet, who came to the area from Cuba three years ago and spoke no English when she arrived. She recalled the day she passed by a classroom and heard the mellifluous sound of Spanish. Ever since, she
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The Number of Bilingual Kids in America Continues to Rise | KIDS COUNT Data Center

The Number of Bilingual Kids in America Continues to Rise | KIDS COUNT Data Center | Spanish in the United States | Scoop.it
Information about state KIDS COUNT organizations and how they support the KIDS COUNT Data Center and improved child and family well-being.
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A vueltas con la identidad hispana

A vueltas con la identidad hispana | Spanish in the United States | Scoop.it
El aumento de los hispanos en EEUU y la creciente presencia del español no han tenido un reconocimiento en el ámbito legal. La respuesta oficial ha sido reforzar el monolinguismo en inglés como esencia de la identidad del país.
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Savoring the Spanish of My Youth, as the Language Marches On

Savoring the Spanish of My Youth, as the Language Marches On | Spanish in the United States | Scoop.it
For our correspondent in Albuquerque, a fresh encounter with the Spanish language in New Mexico sparks a rumination about its history — and its future.
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2018, El futuro del español y de la identidad hispana en los Estados Unidos - EcoDiario.es

2018, El futuro del español y de la identidad hispana en los Estados Unidos - EcoDiario.es | Spanish in the United States | Scoop.it
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Hispanic Identity Fades Across Generations as Immigrant Connections Fall Away

Hispanic Identity Fades Across Generations as Immigrant Connections Fall Away | Spanish in the United States | Scoop.it
High intermarriage rates and declining immigration are changing how some Americans with Hispanic ancestry see their identity.
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Los hispanos pierden el español: por qué es bueno que los hijos hablen dos idiomas

Los hispanos pierden el español: por qué es bueno que los hijos hablen dos idiomas | Spanish in the United States | Scoop.it
Aunque las ventajas del bilingüismo son poderosas, los hijos de hispanos cada vez hablan menos español. Esto se debe a varios factores, desde la cultura monolingüe de EEUU, hasta las fallas en la enseñanza de idiomas extranjeros.
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10-America the Bilingual Podcast - The Joy of speaking Spanish

Stream 10-America the Bilingual Podcast - The Joy of speaking Spanish by America the Bilingual from desktop or your mobile device
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NPR In Spanish: Approaching Content For A Bilingual Audience

NPR In Spanish: Approaching Content For A Bilingual Audience | Spanish in the United States | Scoop.it
As the number of Spanish speakers living in the U.S. grows, how is NPR responding?
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Teacher Voice: Dual Language Approach Sees Speaking Spanish for What It Is — a Powerful Asset

Teacher Voice: Dual Language Approach Sees Speaking Spanish for What It Is — a Powerful Asset | Spanish in the United States | Scoop.it
A year after I began tutoring immigrant students in New Haven’s public high schools in 2007, I was asked to support a few new arrivals — Michael and Angel — working as a volunteer in their science classes. Having supported the boys in their English as a second language (ESL) classrooms, and knowing their current — very […]
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El uso del español está disminuyendo poco a poco en las ciudades más grandes de EEUU

El uso del español está disminuyendo poco a poco en las ciudades más grandes de EEUU | Spanish in the United States | Scoop.it
Si bien la población hispana sigue creciendo, ésta no está heredando el idioma español al mismo ritmo. El fenómeno es más pronunciado en localidades de Texas y Arizona.
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This Powerful Poem Accurately Describes the Struggles of Latinos Who Can't Speak Spanish

This Powerful Poem Accurately Describes the Struggles of Latinos Who Can't Speak Spanish | Spanish in the United States | Scoop.it
Melissa Lozada-Oliva's poem, "My Spanish," accurately captures the struggles of Latinos who don't speak Spanish.
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This Poet Was Told To ‘Speak American,’ So She Decided To Respond In Two Languages

This Poet Was Told To ‘Speak American,’ So She Decided To Respond In Two Languages | Spanish in the United States | Scoop.it
Anacristina Chapa, a young poet, performed a piece about what it's like to speak two languages in the current state of America at Write About Now Poetry's slam in Texas.
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The Hispanic Council » Aumenta el número de hispanos que hablan español en casa; desciende el porcentaje

The Hispanic Council » Aumenta el número de hispanos que hablan español en casa; desciende el porcentaje | Spanish in the United States | Scoop.it
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Does speaking Spanish make one Latino?

Does speaking Spanish make one Latino? | Spanish in the United States | Scoop.it
Language is perceived as the overriding characteristic that makes one Latino, but cultural identity is complex.
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5Th Symposium on Spanish as a Heritage Language 2018

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9- America the Bilingual Podcast - Ed de La Torre doesn't speak spanish

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Empowering Learners of Spanish - Activities based on critical pedagogies - Holguín Mendoza et al.

Empowering Learners of Spanish - Activities based on critical pedagogies - Holguín Mendoza et al. | Spanish in the United States | Scoop.it
Empowering Learners of Spanish Photo by Manuel Barroso Parejo, CC Department of Romance Languages, University of Oregon This collection of activities based on Critical Pedagogies serves to introduce students to a range of concepts in sociolinguistics and critical inquiry into languag
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El español pierde fuerza como seña de identidad latina en EE UU

El español pierde fuerza como seña de identidad latina en EE UU | Spanish in the United States | Scoop.it
Diversos expertos analizan en el Instituto Cervantes la salud del idioma en los medios estadounidenses
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English Only: Millennials Reflect on Growing Up Latino in Arizona Schools

English Only: Millennials Reflect on Growing Up Latino in Arizona Schools | Spanish in the United States | Scoop.it
Navigating push-pull of language and identity when policies move away from bilingual education.
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