Why You Should Encourage Your Child To Learn A Second Language

Language is a beautiful thing. it is through language, after all, the we communicate the most clearly. Through language we can show love and anger and jealousy and joy – and just about any other human emotion you could think of. And language can be expressed in many different ways. From song to writing to speech, the ways in which we convey language to one another are varied and often even open to interpretation.

Here in the United States, the language of most is English, a language that is spoken not only here but in many other places around the world. With the English language so pervasive in our culture, it can be easy to feel that English is the only language that matters. However, this is far from the case.

Take the language of Spanish, for example. When it comes to languages, Spanish is far more widespread than English, and is even the second most spoken language in the entirety of the world. In fact, more than three hundred and eighty five million people (around three Continue reading

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Here’s What Happens When Your Little One Takes Spanish Curriculum Lessons for Preschoolers

Spanish for preschool

Education has come a long way since the days of the three R’s; reading, ‘riting, and ‘rithmetic. In the United States and beyond, foreign language classes have become an integral part of education curriculums.

Although it’s common for middle and high school students to take foreign language classes, many educators agree that beginning foreign language education at an earlier academic level and younger age has a number of undeniable benefits.

Spanish is quickly becoming a noted world language, with as many as 41 million native Spanish speakers calling the United States home. Furthermore, an additional 11.6 million are bilingual in the United States, speaking both English and Spanish fluently. As such, it’s easy to see how learning Spanish an early age can empower children to better engage with Continue reading

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