Tag Archives: Spanish

Anna’s Story

I always knew my family was different. Although we were not racially different from other families in my town, culturally and ethnically, we didn’t exactly fit the same mold as everyone else. My parents spoke Spanish at home, we ate … Continue reading

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Brown Luke and Yellow Jane: The Value of Race Labels

My son is 8. He and we are caucasian – Spanish and American. His friends are from many different cultures and races, and when referring to someone requires calling attention to something that he things will help me remember someone, … Continue reading

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What’s English? Kids & The Language of Difference

I chose to send my child to a school that contained a predominantly Hispanic population. This was a big decision for us, and I received the big eye opener that children don’t notice the differences like we do during the … Continue reading

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