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 skills (problem solving, planning, and executing challenging objectives) because they have reconciled linguistic systems.

New American Media, Dec 17, 2015

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Why Teaching Toddlers Mandarin Chinese Is a Smart Investment

Why Teaching Toddlers Mandarin Chinese Is a Smart Investment

ZDNet, Oct 20, 2010

China now has the second largest economy in the world. As a result, language immersion programs have seen a booming demand for Mandarin instruction.
Parents recognize that working knowledge of this widely spoken language will only help their children in their future careers.