Multilingual Mobile Families: Thoughts on integrating the host country language

In a previous post (How important is the local language? )I discussed reasons for choosing to have your children learn the host country language. In that post, I focused mostly on general thoughts and monolingual families. In this post, I'd like to address the important, and difficult, question faced by multilingual families - Whether or … Continue reading Multilingual Mobile Families: Thoughts on integrating the host country language

A Holiday Tribute

Last week, I spent three days in Greece, at the invitation of a colleague from the Poliglotti4.eu project. I was so warmly welcomed (and not only by the temperatures, which were much better than here in NL!) by organisers and participants from both the Ministry of Education where I did a training seminar, and the … Continue reading A Holiday Tribute