EBE web 127A lot has been written about language immersion programs and learning a second language in childhood.

The following sites provide helpful background and context for understanding our philosophy at El Bosque as well as suggestions for further reading.

What Parents Want to Know About Foreign Language Immersion Programs

Read PDF article from University of Minnesota

Frequently Asked Questions about Immersion Education

Read article at

Benefits of Being Bilingual

Read article from Center for Applied Linguistics

Fostering Second Language Development in Young Children

Read PDF article

A World of Language, MN World Languages Learning Area Support Team

Read PDF handout