New Manchester Spanish teacher starts year
by Bill Baldowski
August 20, 2014 11:48 AM | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
Emily Hernandez may have known as early as middle school that being a Spanish teacher was her destiny. The Douglasville native has been involved in learning Spanish since middle school. She was part of the first group of Douglas County middle school students to start taking a foreign language when it was offered at that level. “I felt it was important to be bilingual because it has been shown that bilingual students usually received higher grades in school, overall, then their monol...
New Manchester Spanish teacher starts year
Emily Hernandez may have known as early as middle school that being a Spanish teacher was her destiny. The Douglasville native has been involved in learning Spanish since middle school. She was par...
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I just learned of a book called, “Say Goodbye to your Southern Accent.” Gosh dang. What is wrong with a Southern accent? The book’s authors, Jennifer Adams and Johanna Chapman, run a firm called At...
Aug 14, 2014 | 1 1 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Guest column: Nebraska billionaire behind assault on Nunn
With a net worth today of $1 billion, Joe Ricketts, 73, the founder of TD Ameritrade, is fretting over the crumbs falling from his table. It galls Joe that some of those crumbs might be used to hel...
Aug 07, 2014 | 7 7 comments | 86 86 recommendations | email to a friend
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