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CCS says it will teach Spanish at kindergarten level

School will first in FD to offer foreign language at that age

April 11, 2013

Community Christian School will teach Spanish at the kindergarten level starting in August. “Every classroom next year will get some Spanish enrichment,” Margaret Shields, CCS dean of students, sai....

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Anderson

Apr-13-13 2:13 PM

Immigrants are not helped - indeed, they are hindered - economically and socially by those who pander to them politically, including that crazy Congressman now proposing federal subsidies for English language training of immigrants for SEVEN years because less time is insufficient! My grandparents learned English and passed citizanship exams IN ENGLISH in just 5 years with no govt assistance at all. And American international schools abroad have students of various mother tongues up and running in English in 1 or 2 semesters. English is absolutely required for immigrants to learn what made the US that which attracted them or their parents to come here and why THAT AMERICA must be preserved, not "fundamentally transformed" into what they or their parents fled. They, as we, should ALSO learn that no cohesive society, ancient or modern, has long survived massive immigration of ethnically different people as defined by language and/or religion. It is naive to believe otherwise.

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kr8t0s

Apr-13-13 1:42 AM

Those star looking things, asterisks is what educated folks call them, they are covering the word "red necks".

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kr8t0s

Apr-13-13 1:40 AM

******** like you two make me proud to be 'Merican. Merica, yeah! Freedom isn't free, it costs a buck o' five. Kratos has spoken!

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blondegyrl

Apr-12-13 11:03 AM

klm kids learning another language at such a young age actually makes them smarter as well. I can tell by your post I'm sure you only know English!

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klm82006

Apr-12-13 10:05 AM

I'm tired of Spanish being force down our throats if anybody needs to learn a language it should be the Mexicans or anyone else who don't speak English. This is our country and our language is English. Our American kids shouldn't have to learn Spanish. This crap needs to stop now.

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