I thought it worthwhile to myself, if not also to others who may read this, to jot down my perceptions of how the Spanish Power program is working as I transition from the Basic Level to the Intermediate Level.
I became aware of this program over a year ago, but did not apply for access to the online curriculum until this past summer. I have to say that I was a bit skeptical of the claims made about this program. The introductory material claimed that I could reach a level…Continue
With all the political attention on Iowa today, I came across a CNN video that was titled about Latinos and GOP vote but really had very little to do with that other than to make the point that no GOP candidate had visited Iowa's only majority Latino town.
Most of the video is about a very successful bilingual education program that is being run in this Iowa school district. In fact, although opposed by many at its onset, it now is actually drawing both Latino and non-Latinos to the…Continue