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Cognitive Benefits of Bilingualism in Children

By Janet Castrejón, MA

Many people know that bilingualism can open doors for children, but did you know that it can actually make them smarter? Studies have connected bilingualism with the following cognitive benefits.

To read more about studies linking early language learning and cognitive benefits, see http://www.actfl.org/i4a/pages/Index.cfm?pageID=4526#improves_cognitive.

 

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