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June 27, 2019

Language Acquisition and Me

An Insider’s Look; Kathleen Leos & The Beginnings of the Dual Language Movement Bio image Many who have studied the dual language field for a long time are well aware…
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June 27, 2019

Limitless Learning through Languages

Limitless Learning Through Languages by Kathleen Leos,  CEO of The Global Institute for Language and Literacy Development PARENTS ROLE The benefits ascribed to learning multiple languages are limitless. Educational neuroscience…
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June 27, 2019

Technology and Brain Power and Dual Language Learning

TECHNOLOGY BRAIN POWER LANGUAGE LEARNING #neuro#lingo#technology   Language is the key to learning! Language is the key to reading! Language/s is the key to cognition, stated Dr. Catherine Snow, in…
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June 27, 2019

It’s ALL ABOUT LANGUAGE- THE GREAT EQUALIZER

IT’s ALL ABOUT LANGUAGE- THE GREAT EQUALIZER! December 27, 1989, my then 12yr. old son, sustained a traumatic brain injury. Riding his bike, he collided with a van in an…
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August 7, 2019

How Our Brains Were Built To Learn Multiple Languages

Over the past decade, education neuroscientists, using fMRI’s, have explored the brain’s vast inner workings, researching the structural regions and neurological processes that facilitate knowledge acquisition and thinking for all…
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August 7, 2019

Understanding The Cultural And Linguistic Differences In Students

It is often stated that, ‘a picture is worth a thousand words’, but in this case, it is much more. According to Dr. Denise Park’s edu-nuro findings, published in Social…
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September 9, 2019

Dual Language Schools Myth Busters in Dual Language Learning

By: Kathleen Leos President and CEO of The Global Institute for Language and Literacy Development, LLC, (GILD) Effective teachers are key to the academic success of dual language learners. Yet,…
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September 18, 2019

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Pettito, Laura Ann. (2008). Bilingual Brain Map. Bilingual Brain. Snow, Catherine. (2010). Language is the KEY to Literacy. Time to Act. Lyon, Reid. (2012). Language is the KEY to Reading.…