Language Development

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5 Tips on Confidently Raising a Bilingual Kid in a Non-Spanish Speaking Community
It's 2020, but that doesn't mean everyone is accepting of those who prefer to speak another language over English. These tips will help you raise a bilingual kid with confidence even if you live in a majority English-speaking area.
I Feel Nervous That My Spanish Isn't Good Enough to Speak to My Baby, But Here's Why I'm Getting Over That
I never imagined how difficult it would be to raise a bilingual son and teach him to learn Spanish as I did growing up. But I've learned there are other ways to raise a proud bicultural kid.
10 Ways to Boost Your Bilingual Child's Spanish Skills at Home
Engage little language learners with these bilingual movies, audiobooks, sing-alongs, and shows worth streaming, plus tips from real moms on how they're teaching their kids Spanish.
Single Mom Creates Line of Bilingual Teddy Bears to Help Kids Learn a New Language
"I know that the most impactful tool that a child can have is through communication," Dr. Tameka Maiden says of her line, Cubby Love Bears.

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5 Myths About Growing up Bilingual
Experts debunk common misconceptions and offer their best tips to set your child up for success en español.
Navigating a Childhood Apraxia of Speech Diagnosis
Meghan O'Malley thought her son had a typical speech delay. She shares her experience helping her son learn to talk after learning the truth behind his motor speech disorder.
Here's a Major Reason to Encourage Your Preschooler to Nap

Nap time isn't just a break for parents. A new study finds sleep offers important advantages for preschoolers' development.