In Job Market, Bilingual Is a Bonus: Employers and Employees Reap Benefits from Workers’ Foreign-Language Skills

In Job Market, Bilingual Is a Bonus: Employers and Employees Reap Benefits from Workers’ Foreign-Language Skills

Bilingualism In today’s global economy, there are more and more jobs where bilingualism is desired if not required. “Some employers say that it’s also critical to hire people who are “bicultural,” meaning...
Dual Language Programs Are on the Rise, Even for Native English Speakers

Dual Language Programs Are on the Rise, Even for Native English Speakers

Academic Dual language immersion programs for children are growing in popularity across the U.S., and not just with families who speak a language other than English at home. “Once seen as a novelty, dual-language programs...
What Happens in Language Immersion Programs in Atlanta

What Happens in Language Immersion Programs in Atlanta

Academic An overview of the language immersion programs in Atlanta and why more parents are choosing them. “Parents are looking to the future for their own children. Knowing languages is going to be a critical skill in...
American Bilingualism

American Bilingualism

Academic This article outlines the benefits of bilingualism, dispels some misconceptions, and argues for why bilingualism should be encouraged in American schools. “Bilingual individuals actually are better at complex...