Should Our Kids Be Learning A Second Language?

Press/Media: Expert Comment

Period6 Jun 2018

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  • Titlehttps://2ser.com/should-our-kids-be-learning-a-second-language/
    Degree of recognitionLocal
    Media name/outlet2Ser
    Media typeRadio
    CountryAustralia
    Date6/06/18
    DescriptionAre your kids learning a second language at school? Finnish experts suggest that education reforms have failed to properly implement the Gonski Report’s recommendation that there should be a greater emphasis on learning languages in Australian schools. With employers increasingly looking for bilingual employees and the variety of benefits that come with being able to speak a second language, is it time to make sure that all Aussie kids learn a second language?
    URLhttps://researchers.mq.edu.au/en/persons/alice-chik
    PersonsHsia Hui Alice Chik