Program helps Connecticut students understand language, culture

12/28/2009 | News-Times (Danbury, Conn.), The

A Connecticut program is pairing students in advanced placement Spanish classes at one high school with Latino students from a nearby school to help the students gain a better understanding of each other's culture and language. Spanish teacher Christopher Poulos -- the state's 2007 teacher of the year -- created the program as part of his approach to foreign language teaching, which focuses on community service, cultural learning and immersion-based methods for language acquisition.

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