Bilingualism
October 17, 2018

What is it like growing up with two languages, and how does it affect development? In this article linguists address some common misunderstandings and provide the facts about bilingualism. 

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September 26, 2018

Dual-language immersion schools are increasing in popularity. Find out answers to some of the common questions parents have about immersion – Is it true that language immersion is better for their brains? Will my child be confused? I won’t be able to help them with their homework!

Author: Heather Singmaster
Source: Education Week
Estimated time to read: 08:30

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September 11, 2018

Researcher from the University of Washington Institute of Learning & Brain Sciences (I-LABS) studied how babies can learn a second language outside of the home.

They found that even babies from monolingual homes can develop bilingual abilities at this early age. Babies can start developing bilingual skills with just one hour of play per day in an educational setting that uses the right science based approach that emphasizes playful social interaction and active child participation.

Author: Deborah Bach
Source: The University of Washington News
Time to watch: 03:17
Estimated time to read: 04:57