Puerto Rico, officially the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico, is a United States territory located in the northeastern Caribbean, east of the Dominican Republic, and west of both the United States Virgin Islands and the British Virgin Islands.
Holyoke schools offer dual-language programs for students
In Holyoke, there are schools where they teach in both English and Spanish ... in the U.S. outside of Puerto Rico itself. Colón herself moved from Puerto Rico two and a half years ago.
Publ.Date : Fri, 08 Oct 2021 14:05:00 GMT
Chance pen pal pairing lasts half a century
Circle Pines resident Mildred Rivera Severseike finally got to meet her pen pal. She?s been writing to her since she was in the fourth grade ? almost 50 years ago.
Publ.Date : Tue, 05 Oct 2021 10:27:00 GMT
As Hispanic Heritage Month wraps up, students and teachers reflect on resilience
Chalkbeat spoke to Hispanic and Latino teachers and students this month about how COVID-19 affected them and how they are celebrating their cultures.
Publ.Date : Fri, 15 Oct 2021 10:08:00 GMT
Pearson English Language Teacher Development
Designed by world-class subject-matter experts from Pearson 30+ hours of modular content with self-paced digital learning, including explainer videos, podcasts, video tutorials, in-module, and quizzes ...
Publ.Date : Tue, 12 Oct 2021 20:52:00 GMT
Weathering through change
In 2017, a 36-year-old Puerto-Rican English teacher in Guayama, Puerto Rico, was left without a house, car, or electricity, forcing him to start over.
Publ.Date : Thu, 07 Oct 2021 18:16:00 GMT
Naturalization class teacher among 10 Long Islanders honored during Hispanic Heritage Month
"When you teach someone to communicate, it?s life-changing," said George, of Shirley, who spoke no English when her family moved to Spanish Harlem from Puerto Rico when she was 3 years old.
Publ.Date : Sun, 10 Oct 2021 09:48:00 GMT
Teacher, Warren native sees the world one classroom at a time
Even after breaking her back in China and digging up a body in Indonesia, Wendy Marvin always has been eager for the next trip. ?My ...
Publ.Date : Fri, 15 Oct 2021 23:40:00 GMT
Editorial: I Used to Think I was not Hispanic Enough to Celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month ? I was Wrong
I used to think I was not Hispanic enough to celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month. Feeling different seemed to be a common theme in my life ? even within my family. All my ancestors came to the ...
Publ.Date : Wed, 13 Oct 2021 13:06:00 GMT
After 25 years, FaithAction continues work on making \'strangers into neighbors\' in Greensboro
FaithAction celebrates its 25th anniversary with a gala ?Paciencia y Fe: 25 Years Strong!? this weekend with a promise to continue work that started with building community here.
Publ.Date : Mon, 11 Oct 2021 16:49:00 GMT
United Federation of Teachers urging New York City Council to elect female speaker
New York City?s teachers? union ... before the city and state politicos and lobbyists will fly to San Juan, Puerto Rico to attend the annual SOMOS conference, where behind-the-scenes dealing ...
Publ.Date : Fri, 15 Oct 2021 04:46:00 GMT
McKnight fellowships awarded to six students
Doctoral candidates in programs historically underrepresented by Black and Hispanic students received McKnight Doctoral or Dissertation Fellowships that offer financial, counseling, and professional ...
Publ.Date : Wed, 06 Oct 2021 14:47:00 GMT
Tonight: Carson City School Board to discuss policy changes, special revenue funds and more
The Carson City School Board meeting will take place tonight, Tuesday, Oct. 12 beginning at 7 p.m. inside the Robert Crowell Board Room at the Community Center. Topics for discussion include special ...
Publ.Date : Tue, 12 Oct 2021 12:54:00 GMT