Kindergartners can learn a second language in Humble ISD

The Humble Independent School District Dual Language Program will host meetings to highlight the benefits of giving children the gift of a second language.Parents of children starting kindergarten in Humble ISD for the 2016-2017 school year are invited to attend on Thursday, March 3 at 8 a.m. and 6 p.m. or on Thursday, March 10 at 8 a.m. at Humble Elementary School, 20252 Fieldtree Drive.

Miguel de Cervantes Exhibition

2016 marks the fourth centenary of the death of Miguel de Cervantes. The Biblioteca Nacional de España and AC/E are organising a major exhibition on Cervantes, one of the most universal Spanish men and writers.

Bienvenidos a The New York Times en Español

Hoy tengo el placer de darles la bienvenida a The New York Times en Español, una página diseñada para que la disfruten desde sus computadoras y teléfonos móviles. Aquí encontrarán una selección de lo mejor del New York Times traducido al español y también artículos originales.

Peoria Public Library expands services for Hispanic visitors

The Peoria Public Library, like many agencies, businesses and nonprofits, is looking for ways to extend its reach to the Hispanic Community. This weekend, the library is hosting its first event specifically aimed at bringing more Latino visitors through its doors. The event will have live music, food and library card registration.

The federal and state dynamics shaping dual language learner debates

EdCentral article on how education policy is getting even less attention than usual this election season.
Education policy is getting even less attention than usual this election season. Other than some token nods to early education investments and doing something (usually vaguely-described) about student loan debt, 2016 looks to be a dormant year for education politics.