An interesting NPR article/podcast sheds light into the function of the “little” words in “Our Use Of Little Words Can, Uh, Reveal Hidden Interests”, link: http://www.npr.org/blogs/health/2014/09/01/344043763/our-use-of-little-words-can-uh-reveal-hidden-interests?utm_source=facebook.com&utm_medium=social&utm_campaign=npr&utm_term=nprnews&utm_content=20140901
Today, the USA observe Laborday, a national holiday important enough to not have school and off work. What is it, why is it observed, and do other countries celebrate it? If so, how and when?
Read more: http://globalcitizendaily.com/story/global-citizenship/2013/09/labor-day-around-the-world
No kidding. I can attest to that statement. Interesting personal account! Link to the reading: http://www.theatlantic.com/features/archive/2014/08/acting-french/375743/
Try Languages… many of them… Read more here: A Gathering of Indigenous Language Digital Activism in Oaxaca, Mexico link: http://globalvoicesonline.org/2014/08/18/a-gathering-of-indigenous-language-digital-activism-in-oaxaca-mexico/
BYOD for immigrant learning. Read more here: http://blogs.kqed.org/mindshift/2014/08/access-to-technology-for-immigrant-students/