A Spanish-language book truck has started traveling to schools, parks, and other areas of San Diego County.
The Mexican publisher Fondo de Cultura Económica launched the book truck with the Mexican Consulate in San Diego this weekend at Ruocco Park.
José Carreño Carlón, director of the Fondo de Cultura Económica, said the truck is meant to promote Spanish-language learning, especially among the children of Latin American families.
“Our native language unites us and protects us,” he said. “That’s why we’re putting forth this project.”
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