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November 21, 2016

Keep the Communication Lines Open – Maximize Your Child’s Language Learning

Raising a bilingual child, when you are monolingual is no small feat, and will involve lots of communication and collaboration. Here's why communication may be key to your child's success with the target language.
November 17, 2016

In a Bilingual Household Who Controls the First Language?

According to Janet Werker — a psychologist at the University of British Columbia who co-authored a study on how babies separate languages — infants can grasp the differences between languages when they are as young as seven months old.
November 14, 2016

Language Learning Disabilities – How to Help!

The number of children with learning disabilities is a number that will continue to grow along with the population. And still, as this number increases, so does the number of techniques that enable and help these children learn and reap the fruits of studying a foreign language.
November 9, 2016

Bilingualism – The Magic of Multiple Perspectives

According to the New York Times, learning a new language can also aid in the development of your child’s social abilities. This recent article looked into a study about bilingualism and its influence on children’s perspectives.
November 3, 2016

How to Capture Their Attention

How can I motivate a child to learn a new language if they have a short attention span? As a rule of thumb use these two tips as your pillars in combating short attention span.
October 31, 2016

We Need to Wake Up to Chinese

China has shown great interest in teaching its language to the children of various nations. But one of these includes the U.S. We need to meet this enthusiasm, add to it, and mount our own various programs to increase Mandarin Chinese education for our students.
October 25, 2016

Go High Tech With Language

Technology has quickly become an essential component in any human learning activity, and foreign language learning is no different.
October 21, 2016

Scholarships to Study Abroad

Before you get too depressed—or start stressing over the money that all of this language learning is going to cost you—let’s explore scholarships for bilingual kids as an option.
October 17, 2016

Teaching Another Language – Keep These in Mind

Raising a bilingual child is a challenge. You want your child to learn as much as possible, but you don’t want to be an “over educator.”
October 14, 2016

A Bilingual Child with Monolingual Parents

For many of us, this is the reality of having a child who is learning a foreign language. You send your child to an awesome immersion program, only to find that they’re the only non-Asian student there...

Hey! I’m Llacey.

I’m a workaholic, creative mom on a never-ending quest to raise an inquisitive English, Chinese, and Arabic speaking kid. Follow our journey and score great resources! See you inside!

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