Language Matters

Kathleen Stein Smith, Ph.D

Learning a foreign language a ‘must’ in Europe, not so in America

“While the U.S. does not have a national requirement for students to learn a foreign language in school, the typical European pupil must study multiple languages in the classroom before becoming a teen.

Studying a second foreign language for at least one year is compulsory in more than 20 European countries.”

Read more @ http://www.pewresearch.org/fact-tank/2015/07/13/learning-a-foreign-language-a-must-in-europe-not-so-in-america/

Languages do matter!

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