By Cristina Arreola | 09/24/2013 - 12:31
It seems like more and more people are speaking español in the United States! However, new research suggests that many of these speakers are non-Latino!
A new Pew Research study suggests that the rate of Latinos learning Spanish is on the decline, while the amount of non-Latinos who speak Spanish is increasing.
By Lee Hernandez | 03/15/2013 - 00:50
Here are nine Latino celebs who are brushing up on the mother tongue! Viva Español!
By Angela Lang | 10/08/2012 - 18:00
It's time to brush app on your Spanish! To celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month, make your parents proud and improve your español five minutes at a time. These fabulous apps bring you closer to praising your abuelita's food with more than one adjective.
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By Angelica Sereda | 07/27/2012 - 18:00
Now, perhaps more than ever, being bilingual is something that will help your child. But raising a bilingual child doesn't have to be a chore (even if you have limited language skills!). With a little creativity, you can make it fun for both of you.
Here are 5 ways to make learning espaňol fun:
1. Have them visit Abuela more often
By Lee Hernandez | 03/29/2011 - 17:43
The latest Census results released last week tell us that 1 in 6 people in the U.S. is Latino, and that Latino kids number just over 17 million, or 23 percent of the 17-and-under U.S. population — a whopping 39 percent increase in ten years!
By Johanna Ferreira | 12/15/2010 - 17:00
In late November, the Royal Spanish Academy (more appropriately, La Real Academia Española or RAE) set some new rules regarding our beautiful native language. The RAE is the official royal institution responsible for regulating the Spanish language. It was established in 1713 and is based in Madrid, Spain, though it is affiliated with national language academies in twenty-one other Spanish-speaking nations, including the U.S.
By Mariela Rosario | 10/13/2008 - 11:54
As the global marketplace shrinks, more companies than ever are going to want employees who can speak Spanish fluently. Fortunately, we just need a little determination (and a lot of patience) to teach our children Spanish. There’s no excuse for not giving your children the language skills they need to get ahead. Here’s how: