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5 ways immigrant parents support children’s home language learning

Ultima modifica: 27 Ott 2021

Source: The Conversation, 20th September 2021

It is important to preserve and develop a child’s home language for their cultural, linguistic and social development. Research shows that English plays a dominant role in schools and society at large, while children’s diverse home languages are often marginalized. Languages other than English are often not welcomed or encouraged in classrooms.