My son just started kindergarten. He understands some english but does not speak it fluently..he only knows words or short simple questions. My family is spanish speaking and my husband and I speak mostly spanish at home but we are fluent in English. Therefore, my son speaks primarily spanish. His teacher told me that he has trouble understanding and communicating in English and recommended that one of us speak to him in English all the time to help him in the transition. Should we 'both'speak to him in English or should one of us still speak in spanish?I know kids are fast learners and I would hate for him to not be bilingual as he grows up. What do you recommend I do?
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