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Toddler brain scan gives language insight

December 7, 2014

The brain has a critical window for language development between the ages of two and four, brain scans suggest.

Environmental influences have their biggest impact before the age of four, as the brain's wiring develops to process new words, say UK and US scientists.

It also explains why young children are good at learning two languages.

The brain has a critical window for language development between the ages of two and four, brain scans suggest.  Environmental influences have their biggest impact before the age of four, as the brain's wiring develops to process new words, say UK and US scientists.  It also explains why young children are good at learning two languages.

Parents Room!

December 2, 2014

Dear Parents,

this will be your Empire! Coffee, tea, soft drink, or a meal prepared by the kids? The best part is chatting. Obviously also a nice walk or a shopping can be tempting while kids are having fun at the school. But the decision is yours.

Window of opportunity!

November 21, 2014

Research of the brain in language development indicates there is a “window of opportunity” or an optimal time for language acquisition in the early childhood period, especially if the goal is accent-free speech.

Although older children and adults can learn a second language, they must put more work into it and will almost always retain an accent.

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