January 2009

January 2009 Cover
January 2009 Cover

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The World as We Speak
Our forum for changes in world language

The President’s Priorities
As we celebrate the historic inauguration of America’s first minority President, Language Magazine asks five experts what the new administration should do for languages and literacy

The Profits of Language Brokering
Charise Pimentel and Tessara Sevin chart the many ways children benefit from facilitating communication on behalf of others

Flying the Flag for Arabic
Bette Stallman Brown and Yvette Neisser Morenodescribe the innovations of the Language Flagship programs in Arabic language education

A Conversation with Krashen
José Manuel Rodríguez and Francisco Ramos quiz the world’s foremost advocate of bilingual education

Arabic Across North Africa
Christine Tsai samples Arabic immersion programs from both ends of the Mediterranean

Spanish in the Southern Hemisphere
Christine Tsai explores South America in search of the perfect Spanish immersion destination

Reviews

Last Writes
Richard Lederer
with a “legitimate” take of a classic poem

Plus all the latest news in language learning technology, book reviews, and source information on language funding

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