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Summary: A record 33.2 million Hispanics in the U.S. speak English proficiently. While this share of Hispanics has been growing, the share that speaks Spanish at home has been declining over the past 13 years.
Match with the search results: May 12, 2015 … In 2013, 73% of Latinos ages 5 and older said they speak Spanish at … who speak English less than “very well” and those who don’t speak it …
6. Not Every Student from Latin America Speaks Spanish: How Educators Can Recognize — and Meet the Needs of — Indigenous-Speaking Students
Date Submitted: 02/28/2021 08:49 AM
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Summary: In a large lecture hall last spring, my professor began talking about their work with Mayan communities in Central America. A student in the front row hesitantly raised their hand, asking “Aren’t the Mayans dead?” My professor did not laugh at — or even look surprised by — the comment. Instead, they responded: “I get […]
Match with the search results: Nov 9, 2021 … And making statements like “people in Central America speak Spanish” or “the Mayans are dead” do not tend to be questioned.