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A final DRONGO call - Multilingualism in Amsterdam, this weekend!

DRONGO is for anyone who lives in, and wants to explore the modern multilingual world. Is my language a problem or a solution? Where can I find booklets, expertise, training, tests, schools, interpreters?

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How is a bilingual preschool distinct?

After  years of leading schools, studying my doctorate at the best educational institution in the US, and starting to educate my own children, I have forged some strong convictions about education. 466 more words

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Why do younger children learn languages so easily?

Why do younger children learn languages so easily? To put it simply, the brain’s language center (Wernicke and Broca areas) is centrally located between lobes in your brain. 154 more words

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Why you should want bilingual education for your child

Whether you know it or not, you should want bilingual education for your child.

If you found out that children are more prone to learn math from 1-8 years old, you would probably ensure your child is enrolled in a strong math program, not wanting to miss out on this window of opportunity  that could limit her life in any way.

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Your Tax Dollars at Work Putting Native-English-Speakers in ESL

I have chosen to keep my daughter in ESL (English as a Second Language), despite the fact that English is her first language. I apologize for the fact that your tax dollars will be paying for that, but as you will see, I had very little choice about it. 629 more words

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