Students at Bruce Drysdale Elementary have a head start on changing the world. They're already published authors. Fourth-graders in Claudia Rivera's dual language class premiered their book, "Changing the World," which students wrote entirely in Spanish and self-published.
San Diego sits at a binational crossroads, perfectly positioned to provide bilingual job candidates in a variety of fields. But local employers still struggle to find qualified bilingual candidates. Employers, language experts and teachers point to one root cause for the disconnect: a public education system that has restricted bilingual education for the past 18 years.
Parents of incoming kindergartners who want to enroll their children in the Walla Walla School District’s bilingual programming have a week and a half left to do it. The district’s new plan to slowly convert Edison Elementary into a wall-to-wall dual-language school for both native English- and native Spanish-speakers starts in the 2017-18 school year with incoming kindergartners.
The fabric of Mount Vernon is its agriculture. The soil that produces all that grain, not to mention those famous tulips, has been a constant here for more than a century. But the demographics of that industry, and therefore, of Mount Vernon have changed wildly.
Punto y Coma" Presents a digital Magazine that will help you to improve your Spanish in a very short time. Punto y Coma will help you improve your Spanish. This magazine includes a 60-minutes audio CD which includes original interviews that will show you the different accents of the Spanish language, from Spain as well as Latin America.