With the drop in academic achievements and the increase in standardized testing, students sliding through their education hopefully have become a thing of the past....
Video: Learning A Second Language
Video blogger Mor Rossler discusses the benefits and consequences of learning a second language. Learning a second language is not nationally mandated but many elementary and high schools require it.
Is there value in acquiring a second language? Learning a second language helps with listening and memory skills as well as to hold a firm grasp on their first language acquired. On the other hand, it may be nice to know a second language but should we spend our time and money on extras when we could be investing in core subjects that are required for our students to get into college?
Watch the video!