When we first got to El Salvador it was Summer of 2005. It seemed like vacation until it was time to start searching for a school. There were so many options to choose from like: public school, private Catholic school, Private Christian school, etc. Our ultimate choice was a private bilingual school.
At home Spanish has always been the primary language. Having to speak English at school and Spanish at home-made it hard to be exceptionally well at either one of them. At the age of eleven I was completely fluent in English, but my Spanish was lacking. Instead of having a conversation completely in spanish there … More Being Bilingual