Albertville

Hispanic Alabama
11:06 am
Tue October 2, 2007

Hispanic Alabama - Entrepreneurship

Albertville, AL – In downtown Albertville, Hispanic entrepreneurs have flourished, thanks in part to an influx of immigrant labor to the Sand Mountain community. Amanda DeWald reports.

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Hispanic Alabama
11:06 am
Tue October 2, 2007

Hispanic Alabama - Migrant Preschool

Albertville, AL – Public educators are frontline witnesses to America's shifting patterns of immigration. Reporter Amanda DeWald takes us to a migrant preschool at the heart of the state's Hispanic migration in Albertville.

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Hispanic Alabama
11:06 am
Tue October 2, 2007

Hispanic Alabama - Indigenous Languages

Albertville, AL – Hispanic immigrants to Alabama use many different languages and dialects, and this creates a communication barrier between parents and educators. Reporter Amanda DeWald looks at the challenge of parental involvement - regardless of their language or literacy.

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Hispanic Alabama
11:06 am
Tue October 2, 2007

Hispanic Alabama - Community Partnerships

Tuscaloosa, AL – The Cooperative Extension Service was created to take the research generated at land-grant universities and make it more useful to the nation's farmers. In Tuscaloosa, the Center for Community-Based Partnerships is using a similar philosophy to connect Spanish- and English-speaking worlds. Amanda DeWald reports.

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