Encouraging students to become multilingual is a major goal of U.S. Secretary of Education Miguel Cardona. What a nice change from the days when kids whose first language was not English were seen as problems. Print The Netflix show “Emily in Paris” portrays a young Midwesterner struggling to adapt to a new…
Print The Netflix show “Emily in Paris” portrays a young Midwesterner struggling to adapt to a new culture after a serendipitous promotion sends her to France. She got the job despite not speaking French, a highly unlikely scenario in real life.
The plot might have been more believable to me if the character were multilingual because I speak English, Spanish and French. Speaking and writing a second language are skills that U.S. Education Secretary Miguel Cardona frequently touts as a superpower that can beget success in an increasingly global workforce. Encouraging students to become multilingual is one of his six focus areas, and he is pushing an
to transform the U.S. education system.
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Assemblyman flying small plane makes emergency landing
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Biden backs tougher penalties for executives of failed banks in wake of collapsesPresident Biden released a statement Friday encouraging harsher penalties on bank executives who mismanage their institutions into financial collapse. Good. Can’t wait to hear the list of crimes SVB committed. He’s such a tuff guy. Biden backstabbed many
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Report: Eagles sign CB Darius Slay to extensionThe Philadelphia Eagles have reportedly signed cornerback Darius Slay to a multi-year contract extension.
Ryan Reynolds could make $300 million from Mint Mobile saleThe actor’s savvy investments are paying off in multi-million deals, such as his stake in Aviator Gin and now Mint Mobile. Good for him! Great for him! What a sell out!!! Better him than Rick Schroder. Imagine how many more murderers Ricky boy could have bankrolled if it was him?