Why a Bilingual Daycare?

Benefits of Bilingual Education

We live in a society that is becoming increasingly global; and more and more children are growing up exposed to more than one language. Research has pointed to clear benefits for children who are brought up learning more than one language. Below are some of the areas that dual language proficiency benefit the most:

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ATTENTION
EMPATHY
READING
SCHOOL PERFORMANCE
DIVERSITY AND INTEGRATION
PROTECTION AGAINST COGNITIVE DECLINE AND DEMENTIA

FAQs About Bilingual Education

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Why start learning dual-languages at an early age?
Will predominantly English-speaking children fall behind on their learning?
Is the dual-language curriculum taught at the Kidz House, the same as the all-English classrooms?
Will children have the basic four language skills they need to learn new academic material?
Exactly how does a bilingual daycare work? How do classes switch between English and Spanish?

More Benefits & Resources Lists

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  • Young children, immersed in a bilingual experience, seem to absorb language more readily than adults.
  • A bilingual education can strengthen the executive function of the brain.
  • Bilingual children are better at dealing with conflict management.
  • Bilingual education makes kids more adaptable and flexible in a changing environment.
  • Children who learn a second have better memories and are more cognitively creative than single language speaking counterparts.
  • Kids who learn a second language at a young age can develop pronunciation proficiencies that parallel native speakers.
  • Kids who speak more than one language are more cognitively developed.
  • Bilingual adults earn an average of nearly $7,000 more per year than their peers who speak only English.

Did You Know

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Bilingualism is an experience that shapes our brain for a lifetime.

Bilingual children can speak two languages! That's amazing!

Bilingual students become more sophisticated thinkers.