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  • Dec 20, 2011
  • 05:58 PM

Chinese immersion schools growing in popularity

Bryna Godar / Downtown Journal
Research shows benefits of language immersion extend beyond bilingualism. Learning a second language helps students’ overall learning ability at school, Gent said. In addition to the advantages of bilingualism, immersion learners benefit cognitively, exhibiting greater nonverbal problem-solving abilities and more flexible thinking, according to the Center for Applied Linguistics...

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