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Once criticized, ‘Spanglish’ finds a place in the classroom

NEW YORK, N.Y. – In Elizabeth Menéndez’s kindergarten classroom, red time on the schedule means teachers and students should speak Spanish; blue time is reserved for English. Then, there’s purple time, a “safe language space”, where students use whichever words they prefer in the moment.   Leer en Espanol This story also appeared in The […]