FIU: Pediatricians should encourage parents to use their home language with their children, says researcher

FIU: Pediatricians should encourage parents to use their home language with their children, says researcher

Recent studies by Ellen Bialystok and colleagues demonstrate that bilingual children, including children in low-income households, were less influenced by irrelevant distractors and better able to focus than monolingual children.

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