Part 3: La educación adelanta

Spanish Language and Education in the Midwest
Kim Potowski


Spanish Thrives in the U.S. Despite an English Only Drive (2017)

US Now Has More Spanish Speakers Than Spain – Only Mexico Has More (2015)

Spanish-language Stations Becoming More Popular in the Midwest (2014)

In Illinois, Bilingual Learning for Non-English Speakers Now Starts in Preschool (2010)


What Is Dual Language Education?


No Child Left Monolingual (2013)

Language and Identity in a Dual Immersion School (2017)


Center for Applied Linguistics Two-way Immersion Program

En Nuestra Lengua Program Website: Research Projects on Bilingualism and Language Acquisition


Hispanic Population and Origin in Select U.S. Metropolitan Areas (2014)

What Is the Future of Spanish in the United States? (2013) 


Cases of Linguistic Repression in the U.S.

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Contesting the Myth of Uncaring: Latina/o Parents Advocating for Their Children
Carolyn Colvin, Jay Arduser, Elizabeth Willmore


Learning in a New Land: Immigrant Students in American Society (2010)

Preparing for the Naturalization Test: A Pocket Study Guide

Latina/o Studies and Ethnic Studies in the Midwest
Amelia María de la Luz Montes


Institute for Ethnic Studies, University of Nebraska Lincoln

American Culture, University of Michigan

Latina/Latino Studies, University of Illinois at Champaign-Urbana

Latina/o/x Studies, University of Iowa

Latino Studies, University of Indiana Bloomington

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