I am a senior director of programs for ZERO TO THREE, a long-time writer on development, and a trainer of early childhood professionals.
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Celebrating Bilingual Awareness Month
April 12, 2017
*** Want more information on raising multilingual children? Visit MomsRising's bilingual parenting resource site: http://action.momsrising.org/survey/bilingual_baby/?source=blog My friend recently posted a video of Alice, her eight-month-old, sitting at the kitchen table babbling to her husband in Swedish. No, her baby wasn’t actually speaking Swedish, but to anyone listening to the video, her baby’s ba’s and ga’s and da’s had the sound and rhythm of Swedish. My friend’s husband is a stay-at-home-dad, and Swedish is his home language, so that’s how he talks with Alice and how Alice talks with...