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How the bilingual brain copes with aging: As brain power decreases, older adults find new ways to compute language

How the bilingual brain copes with aging: As brain power decreases, older adults find new ways to compute language | World Languages | Scoop.it
Older bilingual adults compensate for age-related declines in brainpower by developing new strategies to process language, according to a recent study published in the journal Aging, Neuropsychology, and Cognition
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Students fight McGill language course changes

As Michael Beauvais was scanning McGill's course catalogue last week deciding what courses to take next year, he made a troubling discovery.
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Want your child to learn a foreign language? Education experts say, ‘The younger, the better’

Want your child to learn a foreign language? Education experts say, ‘The younger, the better’ | World Languages | Scoop.it
"Hola, hola," the teacher sings out in Spanish.
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Inland students' interest increases in foreign languages, mostly Spanish | Local News | PE.com | Southern California News | News for Inland Southern California

Inland students' interest increases in foreign languages, mostly Spanish | Local News | PE.com | Southern California News | News for Inland Southern California | World Languages | Scoop.it
#US students recognise the need for a foreign language in a global economy
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70,000 to Learn English for the Olympics | Business | The Moscow Times

70,000 to Learn English for the Olympics | Business | The Moscow Times | World Languages | Scoop.it
The Sochi 2014 Organizing Committee Wednesday hired EF English First to teach the language to an astounding 70,000 people as part of preparations for the 2014 Winter Olympics.
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American Indians in Children's Literature (AICL): Top Board Books for the Youngest Readers

American Indians in Children's Literature (AICL): Top Board Books for the Youngest Readers | World Languages | Scoop.it
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The ABCs of Multilingual Parenting: The Letter I | Multilingual Living

The ABCs of Multilingual Parenting: The Letter I | Multilingual Living | World Languages | Scoop.it
I is for Ignore! There will always be people who say things that will discourage us. Some will do it on purpose, others will do it without realizing it.
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Shore teacher a leader in language | The Daily Times | delmarvanow.com

Shore teacher a leader in language | The Daily Times | delmarvanow.com | World Languages | Scoop.it
SALISBURY -- A portable classroom at the edge of Pittsville Elementary and Middle School is on the leading edge of world language education in Maryland.
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Preserving Indigenous Languages Via Twitter | Fast Company

Preserving Indigenous Languages Via Twitter | Fast Company | World Languages | Scoop.it
indigenous artTwitter's robust community of non-English speakers just got another boost with the launch of a new site called Indigenous Tweets. The site, created by St.
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College campuses add language immersion programs - USATODAY.com

College campuses add language immersion programs - USATODAY.com | World Languages | Scoop.it
Colleges and universities across the country are creating and expanding such immersion programs where students can live together while learning a language around the clock.
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