Benefits of a Bilingual Education

Benefits of a Bilingual Education

There is so much more to bilingualism than just learning another language. Consistently, new research and discussions are talking about the countless benefits of a bilingual education, especially for children and their development. For example, many states in the US...
Why Children Should Learn A Second Language (Especially Spanish)

Why Children Should Learn A Second Language (Especially Spanish)

Around 60%-75% of the world’s population speak two or more languages. Learning a foreign language has been proven to have many advantages for both adults and children. However, there is no reason why children have to wait until they’re adults to be fluent. As a matter...
How to Raise a Bilingual Child (If You’re Not Bilingual)

How to Raise a Bilingual Child (If You’re Not Bilingual)

Raising a bilingual child, even if you’re bilingual, is simply hard. Even harder if you’re in a multicultural marriage, where one of your speaks 2 languages, and the other only speaks 1. For example, someone who speaks English only, and someone who speaks English and...
How Alexandra Gastelum-Sullivan Teaches Spanish at Home

How Alexandra Gastelum-Sullivan Teaches Spanish at Home

TruFluency Kids! Sat down with Alexandra Gastelum-Sullivan to hear about how she came to live in a bilingual household, and how she has succeeded in raising bilingual children. Where are you from? I was born in El Paso but was raised in Juarez, then came back to Texas...