Archive for 31 marzo 2012

Neuroscience and the Bilingual Brain

marzo 31, 2012

Via Scoop.itWorld Languages

Dr. Judy Willis (@judywillis on Twitter) is an authority on brain research as it relates to learning. She is a regular blogger at Edutopia. You can also find her online at RADteach.

Via www.edutopia.org

Is Your Body Language Killing Your Career? – Forbes

marzo 28, 2012

Via Scoop.itBody Language – Kinesics

Of course I’m not talking about you. You may be a respected professional whose expertise speaks for itself. Your body language is a minor consideration. Or is it?

Via www.forbes.com

Momentum Builds for Dual-Language Learning

marzo 23, 2012

Via Scoop.itWorld Languages

Growing numbers of schools are offering dual-language classes, where teachers split instruction between English and a second language.

Via www.edweek.org

Posterous Joins the Flock at Twitter

marzo 20, 2012

Via Scoop.itAll Social Media

Twitter has acquired Posterous. The Posterous team will now work on several key initiative to improve the Twitter experience.

Via mashable.com

Protecting the World’s Endangered Languages

marzo 19, 2012

Via Scoop.itWorld Languages

News and Analysis of Assyrian and Assyrian-related Issues Worldwide…

Via www.aina.org

The Benefits of Bilingualism

marzo 18, 2012

Via Scoop.itWorld Languages

Being bilingual makes you smarter and can have a profound effect on your brain.

Via www.nytimes.com

Why do we continue to isolate ourselves by only speaking English?

marzo 2, 2012

Via Scoop.itWorld Languages

Will Hutton: Britain’s future economic and political wellbeing is being hamstrung by our reluctance to learn foreign languages…
Via www.guardian.co.uk