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“Literacy Makes You Lazy”: Saving Endangered Languages

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“Literacy makes you lazy: we don’t memorize 10,000-word epic poems any more,” David Harrison, the director of research for the Living Tongues Institute for Endangered Languages, told an audience at the Aspen Environment Forum in Colorado this past...
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EAL Teachers: Dissecting the bilingual brain- Insights of thinking in two languages...

EAL Teachers: Dissecting the bilingual brain- Insights of thinking in two languages... | Literacy and Language Learning | Scoop.it
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Learning a Second Language Protects Against Alzheimer's

Learning a Second Language Protects Against Alzheimer's | Literacy and Language Learning | Scoop.it
The takeaway from recent brain research shows that bilingual people's brains function better and for longer after developing the disease...
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