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Bilingual and struggling

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A bilingual parent tries to keep a native tongue alive at home, a problem faced by many immigrants.
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Endangered Languages Project

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Using social media as a language learning tool

Using social media as a language learning tool | World Languages | Scoop.it
Children now turn to social media by default.
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Native Languages Go International

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With one stroke of an official pen, Colorado Gov. John Hickenlooper signed a bill giving life to teaching Native American languages that now, as world languages, can count for high school credit.

 

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Bilingual and struggling

Bilingual and struggling | World Languages | Scoop.it
A bilingual parent tries to keep a native tongue alive at home, a problem faced by many immigrants.
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Using social media as a language learning tool

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Children now turn to social media by default.
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Momentum Builds for Dual-Language Learning

Momentum Builds for Dual-Language Learning | World Languages | Scoop.it
Growing numbers of schools are offering dual-language classes, where teachers split instruction between English and a second language.
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The Benefits of Bilingualism

The Benefits of Bilingualism | World Languages | Scoop.it
Being bilingual makes you smarter and can have a profound effect on your brain.
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Why learn a foreign language? | Deseret News

Why learn a foreign language? | Deseret News | World Languages | Scoop.it
"Hello, hello, hello, how are you?” are words to the first song I learned in English.
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International Mother Language Day, 21 February

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The Benefits of Multilingualism | Multilingual Living

The Benefits of Multilingualism | Multilingual Living | World Languages | Scoop.it
By Michał B.Paradowski Institute of Applied Linguistics, University of Warsaw Photo Credit: Anthony Kelley To have another language is to possess a...
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The Tube Languages of the world pictograph | Zara Rabinowicz

The Tube Languages of the world pictograph | Zara Rabinowicz | World Languages | Scoop.it
Want to know what languages they speak in other countries and what will come in most useful to you? This pretty tube language map helps you visualize countries like UK Tube zones.
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The World Has Changed: Foreign Languages Make a Huge Difference

The World Has Changed: Foreign Languages Make a Huge Difference | World Languages | Scoop.it
If we want more Americans to be successful and to be able to compete in the global marketplace, we must teach them cross-cultural skills and more foreign languages earlier, not less later.
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Latinos, teach your children Spanish

Latinos, teach your children Spanish | World Languages | Scoop.it
by Eric Jude Cortes

With the New Year upon us, and most of you making resolutions to lose weight, eat better, or read more of my articles, you should add one more resolution to your list: teach ...
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Chatham French students win 'World Languages Podcast Competition'

Chatham French students win 'World Languages Podcast Competition' | World Languages | Scoop.it
Madame Dr. Joan Jensen, Chatham Middle School French teacher, would like to congratulate Keegan McManus and Conor Sullivan, two of her seventh grade French students, for winning First Runner-Up in NJ in the “World Languages Podcast Competition”...
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Cajun French: Can dying language be saved?

Cajun French: Can dying language be saved? | World Languages | Scoop.it
Every Thursday evening, a group of about 10 students gathers at Houma's Bayou Terrebonne Waterlife Museum with workbooks and hefty language dictionaries.
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Face to face with a new language

Face to face with a new language | World Languages | Scoop.it
Some language departments are having students Skype with their counterparts abroad.
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Immersion Beats Classroom for Mastering a Foreign Tongue: Study - US News and World Report

Immersion Beats Classroom for Mastering a Foreign Tongue: Study - US News and World Report | World Languages | Scoop.it
Either way, the brain seems to consolidate new language over time, researchers find...
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Neuroscience and the Bilingual Brain

Neuroscience and the Bilingual Brain | World Languages | Scoop.it
Dr. Judy Willis (@judywillis on Twitter) is an authority on brain research as it relates to learning. She is a regular blogger at Edutopia. You can also find her online at RADteach.
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Protecting the World's Endangered Languages

Protecting the World's Endangered Languages | World Languages | Scoop.it
News and Analysis of Assyrian and Assyrian-related Issues Worldwide...
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Why do we continue to isolate ourselves by only speaking English?

Why do we continue to isolate ourselves by only speaking English? | World Languages | Scoop.it
Will Hutton: Britain's future economic and political wellbeing is being hamstrung by our reluctance to learn foreign languages...
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How did this man learn 11 languages?

How did this man learn 11 languages? | World Languages | Scoop.it
Twenty-year-old Alex Rawlings has won a national competition to find the UK's most multi-lingual student, he explains how he became fluent in so many languages.
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Using TransTalk for interviews in foreign languages

Using TransTalk for interviews in foreign languages | World Languages | Scoop.it
You come upon a scene at which you ascertain in part, from the two DBs on the pavement that some sort of crime has been committed.
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How to create and share digital flash cards on your iPhone and iPad [App for that] | iMore

How to create and share digital flash cards on your iPhone and iPad [App for that] | iMore | World Languages | Scoop.it
Our challenge this week was to find an app that would allow my parents, who are taking a Spanish class together, to create flashcards of vocabulary that could be shared on two iPhones and one iPad.
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Guest column: June Sochen ... Foreign languages in the U.S.

Guest column: June Sochen ... Foreign languages in the U.S. | World Languages | Scoop.it
Do you speak more than one language?...
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Are You a Hyperpolyglot? The Secrets of Language Superlearners | Healthland | TIME.com

Are You a Hyperpolyglot? The Secrets of Language Superlearners | Healthland | TIME.com | World Languages | Scoop.it
When God put the kibosh on the Tower of Babel, 72 languages were said to have been created from the one that unified those hubristic humans.
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