Below you will find a few summary statements on the benefits of learning a foreign language. If you’re interested in the specific studies supporting the claim, simply click on the link for a more in-depth description and the specific citation. Thanks to the American Council on the Teaching of Foreign Languages for the original work in compiling this list.
How does language learning support academic achievement?
HOW DOES LANGUAGE LEARNING PROVIDE COGNITIVE BENEFITS TO STUDENTS?
HOW DOES LANGUAGE LEARNING AFFECT ATTITUDES AND BELIEFS ABOUT LANGUAGE LEARNING AND ABOUT OTHER CULTURES?