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1-Minute Insight: Why Bilingual Brains Rock!

All parents should know this. Cutting edge research on bilingual children by Dr. Ellen Bialystok, Research Professor at York University.

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Bilingualism Will Supercharge Your Baby's Brain

Bilingualism Will Supercharge Your Baby's Brain...

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Stephen Krashen on Language Acquisition

Stephen Krashen on Language Acquisition from the 80s.

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Victor Hugo Rojas B.'s curator insight, January 25, 2013 9:06 AM

Stephen Krashen on Language Acquisition from the 80s

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Dyslexia or Second Language Learning?

A review of dyslexia in dyslexia across different languages, the characteristics that distinguish these students with dyslexia from ELLs without dyslexia and the teaching strategies that work with both groups.


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Virginia Doherty's curator insight, February 22, 2013 11:09 AM

Very interesting and I like the Venn Diagram which shows common and different characteristics.  Very clear.

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2 languages make your brain buff - CNN (blog)

2 languages make your brain buff - CNN (blog) | Acquiring a 2nd Language | Scoop.it
2 languages make your brain buff CNN (blog) One theory is that language learning is an example of "cognitive reserve." It something that keeps the mind active in the same way as puzzles and games do, and works toward compensating for the build-up...
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