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Whew. I just finished my first “live session” on the Rosetta Stone language learning program. I got Level 1 for Mother’s Day because, as I’ve said, nothing else has been working for me. Classes are expensive, time consuming, far away and only moderately useful. With Rosetta Stone on my computer I’ve been able to sit down [...]
“So say something to me in Spanish.” That’s what most people ask Violet when they find out she has finished a year in a dual-language Spanish immersion program. After that, my generally loud outgoing daughter shrinks back behind me and whispers, “I can’t.” At this point I get a confused or pitying look from the [...]