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ERIC Number: EJ465915
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1993
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A Second Language in the Classroom; Are We Missing the Boat?
Selman, Ruth
Montessori Life, v5 n1 p31-32 Win 1993
In the context of an increasingly interdependent world society, discusses the benefits of early acquisition of a second language for American children. Benefits cited include the ease of learning a second language at an early age, improved abilities in concept formation, greater cognitive flexibility, and appreciation of cultural diversity. Second language programs in the classroom are also discussed. (TJQ)
Publication Type: Opinion Papers; Journal Articles
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Language: English
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