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

Local Language or Not?

Continuing in the spirit and theme of helping your children fit in with a new culture, I'd like to talk briefly about the benefits of having your children acquire a "temporary" language. These days, more families are moving to other countries/cultures with their children, for a few or several years, and then moving either home … Continue reading Local Language or Not?