Read It: The Future of Books en Español

Read It: The Future of Books en Español

This article originally appeared on FoxNews.com. Over 67,000 people attended the second Spanish-language book fair in Los Angeles May 11 – 13, known as “LeaLA,” or “Read It” in Spanish, nearly twice the attendance of the previous year. The organizers of the event, the...
Inspiring Future Writers, One Student at a Time

Inspiring Future Writers, One Student at a Time

This article originally appeared on The Huffington Post. A recent post on WhiteHouse.gov outlines some discouraging statistics on Latinos getting the education they need to succeed later in life: • Less than half of Latino children enroll in any early learning...

Connecting Via Mobile: Speak Their ‘Edioma’

This article originally appeared on MediaPost’s Engage:Hispanics blog. Where will many Hispanics and other Spanish-speakers around the world first experience the Internet? Interestingly, because they lag behind the general population for Internet access, many...

Education for the 21st Century: Are We Ready?

A friend shared this video with me – Do You Know 2.0 – which highlights some interesting statistics about globalization, new media and how the U.S. compares with India and China. How is the 21st century different than the 20th and how will we prepare our...