Language Learning At Edmonton Public Schools
There are many benefits to learning a second language. Learning a language leads to:
There are also many personal reasons for learning another language. Students can look forward to:
Students receive additional, indirect benefits from learning another language, including:
For more information on the impacts of learning a second language, please take a look at the Literature Review on the Impact of Second-Language Learning or the Executive Summary. This literature review was produced by the Language Research Centre at the University of Calgary. It was prepared for and funded by the Second Languages and Intercultural Council of the Alberta Teachers’ Association and the Canadian Association of Second Language Teachers.