Sat, 11 Mar|
Preparing for raising a bilingual child
workshop for expecting parents to prepare for the challenges and benefits of raising a bilingual child.
Time & Location
11 Mar 2023, 10:00 am – 12 Mar 2023, 11:30 am
About the event
This workshop, "Preparing for Raising a Bilingual Child: A Workshop for Expecting Parents," is designed to provide you with the tools and knowledge you need to effectively support your child's language development. The workshop will cover the benefits of bilingualism and strategies for maintaining and strengthening the heritage language at home, including finding resources and support in the community. We will explore the research on bilingualism and the benefits of being proficient in more than one language, and discuss strategies for maintaining and strengthening the heritage language at home. You will learn about resources for finding support and resources in the community, including language classes, cultural events, and online resources. Whether you are fluent in your heritage language or just starting to learn, this workshop will provide you with the tools and knowledge you need to successfully raise a child with a strong foundation in their heritage language.