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Methodology Support Articles

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Bilingual Brains Better Equipped to Process Information

Forget Sudoku: Speaking multiple languages routinely exercises the brain

By Julie Deardorff

Learning a new language alters brain development

McGill University

Summary: The age at which children learn a second language can have a significant bearing on the structure of their adult brain according to a new study.

Multiple articles relating to linguistics and language acquisition

Center for Applied Linguistics Digests

How Children Learn a Second Language

By Linda Halgunseth — Diversity in Education Special Edition Contributor

Language Acquisition vs. Language Learning

by Judie Haynes