2020 Census: What it means for education & how to be counted!

By |2020-04-28T22:23:20+00:00March 28th, 2020|

WHAT IS THE 2020 CENSUS? 

The Census works to serve as the country’s leading provider of quality data about its people and economy. As mandated by the U.S. Constitution, the census is a once-every-decade count of everyone living in the country.

America is at its best when we look out […]

Why I Speak My Language

By |2017-11-21T19:13:43+00:00November 21st, 2017|

This post was written by OneAmerica Intern and Leader

Yvette Maganya

I came to the US from the DRC (Democratic Republic of Congo) at the age of seven. As a new immigrant, I experienced many challenges around how […]

Welcome to the new SPEAK YOUR LANGUAGE website!

By |2017-11-15T20:19:49+00:00August 23rd, 2017|

We are thrilled to introduce this new online resource center for students, their families, educators, and the community to learn more about the power of bilingualism. By creating greater space for language in our communities, we can better recognize the value that languages and cultures bring to our community as […]