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Ontario students get lessons about Mexico from exchange teachers

Marisol Ortega teaches students at Alameda Elementary the steps to El Cerro de la Silla. (The Enterprise/Yadira Lopez)

ONTARIO – For four weeks this summer, students at Alameda Elementary School will be tripping over words and dance steps.

Under the guidance of teacher Marisol Ortega del Toro, kids will learn the moves to a traditional Mexican dance in an all-Spanish class. Ortega, a Mexican school teacher, is one of two educators leading a summer class in Ontario as part of the Bi-national Teacher Exchange Program, a partnership . . .