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How can parents create a bilingual environment at school?
Corrie Tijsseling (GGMD): deaf education
"I think bilingualism is very important for your self-confidence."
Should you be worried if children are mixing up the two languages they're learning?
"Once you've got a good grasp of sign language, Dutch will follow naturally."
Can children learn both a spoken language and sign language at the same time?
"Children will go their own way with their language preferences, anyway."
"You have to sign, or you'll make your child unhappy."
What are good sources to learn more about bilingualism?
"Children learn to switch between sign language and spoken language early on."
Should parents make a choice for their child between spoken language or sign language?
What are the advantages of bilingualism?
Is it difficult for children to learn two languages at the same time?
Do bilingual children have a smaller vocabulary than monolingual children?
What can you do to offer your child a richer language environment?
Is it hard to grow up bilingually?
How does a language's status influence bilingual upbringing?
To what extent does bilingualism positively affect other cognitive skills?
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