What is the best way to learn a language? According to this article, one of the best ways is to get a job while abroad.
Languages In The News
Call me an optimist, but I do love sharing research that indicates the benefits (economic or otherwise) of learning languages, especially at a young age. Research published in Psychological Science suggests children who learn multiple language are more capable of stepping into another person’s shoes. Feel free to check out the quick article as well as(…)
“To overcome the fear that his native language will one day be alien to his children, Awici-Rasmussen decided to develop a mobile app for language translation.” A concern that many immigrant families must certainly share, the fear that you will be unable to communicate with your family in your native tongue is one that hits(…)
The Toronto Catholic District School Board is proposing a multi-language elementary school with instruction in French, German, Spanish, and Mandarin Chinese to open in Ontario. The School Board is still waiting on parents to vote on this program, which would start at kindergarten and grow one grade at a time. “’There’s a new, global mindset(…)