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Welcome to Discover Languages . . . Discover the World! - American Council on the Teaching of Foreign Languages

Welcome to Discover Languages . . . Discover the World! - American Council on the Teaching of Foreign Languages | Speak up for Languages | Scoop.it
Mission Statement: To provide vision, leadership and support for quality teaching and learning of languages.
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Can an Online Game Crack the Code to Language Learning? | MindShift

Can an Online Game Crack the Code to Language Learning? | MindShift | Speak up for Languages | Scoop.it
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The Two Faces of Values by Christopher Holloway & Alex Bishop ...

The Two Faces of Values by Christopher Holloway & Alex Bishop ... | Speak up for Languages | Scoop.it
We live in a world of instant access and instant information, a world in which Google tells you when a page is written in foreign language and then offers to translate it for you. An increasingly bilingual, or even multilingual world.
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2 languages make your brain buff – The Chart - CNN.com Blogs

2 languages make your brain buff – The Chart - CNN.com Blogs | Speak up for Languages | Scoop.it
If you had any doubts about exposing your child -- or yourself -- to a foreign language, there's more evidence than ever that being bilingual has enormous benefits for your brain.
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Foreign language education targeted by Congress

Foreign language education targeted by Congress | Speak up for Languages | Scoop.it

WASHINGTON, DC - On the last day of the 111th Congress, a bill sponsored by U.S.
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30 myths about bilingualism « ah oui?

30 myths about bilingualism « ah oui? | Speak up for Languages | Scoop.it
They are looking for people to translate it into other languages. Certainly worth reading and then some thought: 1. Bilingualism is a rare phenomenon - More than half the world's population is multilingual.
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