From the pressure to assimilate to the motivation to build a bridge for embracing Latinx culture, Ernesto Saldivar Jr. speaks eloquently about how literacy is valued in his community. As a teacher of language acquisition and literacy, Ernesto gives several examples of literature that have impacted his life, family, and his students.
Library lover. Vocabulary nerd. Walker. Swimmer. Dancer. Wife. Mother. Grandmother. Word Puzzle Solver. Lover of Jesus and worship. Lover of people more than things. Lover of sunrises and sunsets more than artificial beauty.