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Tips for Raising Bi-Lingual Kids

NEW YORK – The Greek-American community is renowned in the United States both for preserving the Greek language and culture, and for ensuring that its children receive the best possible education to ensure they realized the American dream and contributed to the well-being of their adopted country.

It took a number of decades for their fellow American’s to fully appreciate that the country was enriched by the fact that the children of the newcomers continued to speak their homeland’s language, but now study after study confirms the advantages to the children and society as a whole alike.

Ana Flores, writing for babble.com, contributes to the ongoing discussion about best practices and approaches with her article “7 Do’s and Don’ts of Raising a Bilingual Child.”

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