Bilingualism and academic achievement [Season 2, Episode 7]

Transcript Every three years, teenagers around the world are tested on their abilities in maths, science and reading, as part of PISA, the Programme for International Student Assessment. Basically, it's a way of comparing how…Read more

Multimedia resources for multilingual families [Season 2, Episode 6]

Transcript When you're raising a bilingual child and you're the the only source of one of your child's two or more languages, it can be a good idea to try and find other people or…Read more

Learning to read in two languages [Season 2, Episode 5]

Transcript Learning to read is an important step in your child's development. When children start to learn to read depends on the country they live in. In some parts of the world, like the UK,…Read more

Trilingual with Xitsonga and Hot off the Press [Season 2, Episode 4]

Transcript In Hot off the Press, I tell you about a recently published study from Canada. This research deals with two important factors in bilingual language development, namely how early you start (age) and how much…Read more

Well-being in bilingual families [Season 2, Episode 3]

Transcript Children who grow up hearing two or more languages do not always end up actively using all their languages as they get older. In such cases, it's typically the heritage or minority language which…Read more
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