|Lighting- Hoboken, NJ 23 Jun 2015|
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Wednesday, June 24, 2015
How Speaking Multiple Languages Benefits the Brain
Please watch this TedTalk video on the scientific research which examines how multiple languages benefits the brain. Its the kind of instruction we wanted in the school district and which is currently being implemented in Hoboken and in many other communities around the country. -Dr. Petrosino
It’s obvious that knowing more than one language can make certain things easier — like traveling or watching movies without subtitles. But are there other advantages to having a bilingual (or multilingual) brain? Mia Nacamulli details the three types of bilingual brains and shows how knowing more than one language keeps your brain healthy, complex and actively engaged.