Babies in Playroom

Benefits of Bilingual Early Education

Research shows that children raised in a bilingual environment benefit in ways beyond acquiring a second language. Bilingual babies have greater cognitive abilities than single language babies. Bilingual toddlers acquire social and learning skills earlier. Bilingual children and adults have enhanced problem-solving skills.

Benefits to having a bilingual early education:

  • Superior reading and writing skills

  • Better planning and problem-solving skills

  • More creativity

  • Better ability to focus and multitask

But you don’t have to take our word for it.

Every day, scientists all over are learning about new benefits of infants and children in bilingual early education.

Click on the links below to learn more.

Time Magazine – “The Power of the Bilingual Brain”

https://time.com/595/the-power-of-the-bilingual-brain/

New York Times Article – “Why Bilinguals Are Smarter”
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/03/18/opinion/sunday/the-benefits-of-bilingualism.html?_r=0

Parents Magazine – “Bilingual Babes: Teach Your Child A Second Language”
http://www.parents.com/toddlers-preschoolers/development/language/teaching-second-language/

Freakonomics – “Baby Talk: The Benefits of Bilingualism”
http://freakonomics.com/2011/09/08/baby-talk-the-benefits-of-bilingualism/