Should your toddler learn another language?

By |February 5th, 2015|News|Comments Off on Should your toddler learn another language?

This was an article I wrote for the Milestones magazine February 2015 issue on the many benefits of multilingualism.

Many people lament the fact that they never learnt a second or third language when they were younger. The benefits of being able to speak isiZulu, French or Chinese are often apparent only once we are older and wiser. However, beyond the ability to speak another person’s language, learning an additional language in the developmental years has undisputed cognitive and social benefits too, that might just be the best start you can give your child.

It is well researched and documented that young […]