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Second Quote Of The Day: Learning A Second Language “Increases The Size Of Your Brain”


Last year, I wrote about a study that published brain scans showing connections growing when students were learning a second language (see Oh, Boy, This Is Great! Researcher’s Scans Show Brain Connections Growing When Learning New Language).

I just saw a Guardian story from a few months ago that highlighted an earlier study that reach similar conclusions.

Here’s an excerpt:


I’m adding this post to The Best Resources For Showing Students That They Make Their Brain Stronger By Learning.

Author: Larry Ferlazzo

I'm a high school teacher in Sacramento, CA.

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