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Canadian Stats Reveal Need for Revitalization

Growth of the Indigenous population in Canada continues to rapidly outpace that of the rest of the country, but Indigenous languages need more revitalization efforts, according to census data released by Statistics Canada (http://www12.statcan.gc.ca/census-recensement/2016/dp-pd/index-eng.cfm).Between 2006...

Elevating Investment in Youngest of California

du Alejandra Campoverdi advocates investing in pre-K initiatives, including dual-language programs, for California ’s most at-risk children One of the most challenging yet rewarding jobs in life is raising a child. My mother faced this responsibility...

The International Benefits of Language Education

Michael Nugent, Martha “Marty” Abbott , Esther Brimmer, and Sanford J. Ungar discuss the importance of language education to the U.S. on the international stage This summer, the Council on Foreign Relations (ww.cfr.org) convened a...

Editor Daniel Ward on EdTalk Radio

Listen to Language Magazine editor Daniel Ward interviewed by Larry Jacobs on EdTalk Radio: http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2017/11/02/the-importance-of-language-educationcross-curricular

America Becoming More Multilingual

tr> According to an analysis by the Center for Immigration Studies (CIS) of newly released Census Bureau...

Study Abroad Improves Job Prospects

A new study released by the Institute of International Education’s Center for Academic Mobility Research and Impact reveals positive impact for study abroad participants in the job market post-graduation. Participating in study abroad is...

Unity in a Second Language

Six thousand students from 170 countries in New York City presenting their work at the United Nations (UN) General Assembly Hall, after a week interacting and discussing complex global issues—that is the joyful finale...

Understanding Dyslexia and How Alternative Teaching Methods Can Help Breed Success

In honor of National Dyslexia Awareness Month, Eric Horowitz examines this learning difference and suggests assistance to help students overcome it In some cases, a dyslexia diagnosis may mean that alternative teaching methods might be...

A Multi-Sensory Approach

Candice Bixman-Murphy shares her best practices for teaching conversational and academic EnglishThe Walter Johnson Academy of International Studies is an International Baccalaureate (IB)...

Intercultural Mediation

Ian Akhbar stresses the importance of appropriate cultural education How shall I talk of the sea to the frog, if it has never left...