By Lee Hernandez | 03/15/2013 - 00:50 | 0 Comments
Here are nine Latino celebs who are brushing up on the mother tongue! Viva Español!
By Angela Lang | 10/08/2012 - 18:00 | 0 Comments
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 | 0 Comments
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 | 15 Comments
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!
When we shared these astonishing numbers...
By Johanna Ferreira | 12/15/2010 - 18:00 | 0 Comments
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...
By Carla Molina Martins | 03/29/2010 - 10:35 | 0 Comments
My husband is not Latino, but knows quite a bit of Spanish. Growing up he spent many summers at a New Hampshire camp with lots of kids from Mexico and Venezuela. He learned most of his Spanish from the friends he made there (an equal amount of appropriate Spanish and plenty inappropriate Spanish as well). He is, by no means, fluent; but knows enough...