Language Matters

Kathleen Stein Smith, Ph.D

16 Resources to Help You Raise A Bilingual Child

“With so many benefits to speaking more than one language, it’s not wonder why so many parents are looking for ways for their child to be bilingual—and even multilingual. Aside from the ability to expand one’s worldview, speaking multiple languages develops better communication skills and social development. The Multilingual Children’s Association notes that bilingual and multilingual children have great advantages—including better reading and writing skills, and a higher academic prowess overall.

Interested in raising your kid to be bilingual? The sooner you get started, the better!”

Read more @ http://www.essence.com/2016/03/29/resources-help-you-raise-your-child-bilingual?platform=hootsuite

Languages do matter!

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