Students who speak two dialects of the same language may share the same cognitive benefits as students who speak more than one language, research finds.
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Students at an Iowa middle school are learning English through music in class.
High school teachers across the country are drawing inspiration from real estate and home design television shows to connect classroom lessons to the real world.
Researchers have found that word sounds can affect the perception of distance.
Teachers, parents learn to help boost English proficiency in California students.
Students from three Nevada high schools are learning Paiute, a Native American language, in an elective course that aims to preserve the language.
Research suggests bilingual speakers can switch between languages without a lag if they do so at the right time.
Connecting with video pen pals from Pakistan has helped a class of middle schoolers build their cultural competencies and real world communication skills.
This blog post addresses how poetry can empower students born outside the United States and enhance cultural understanding in the classroom.
Researchers from the University of Washington who are studying bilingualism and infants have found children as young as 11 months of age can learn two languages, according to a recent study.