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Art Classes for Kids on Long Island

Art Classes for Kids on Long Island

If your child is an aspiring artist, it may be beneficial to enroll them in an art program. We've compiled a list of some great art studios on Long Island that offer art classes for kids in Nassau County, including Massapequa, Hempstead, Elmont, Lynbrook, New Hyde Park, Glen Cove, and Merrick and Suffolk County, including Amityville, Patchogue, Jamesport, Manorville, Northampton, and Fire Island.

French-English School Relocates Preschool, Expands Middle School

French-English School Relocates Preschool, Expands Middle School

Ecole Internationale de New York, a French-English school for grades nursery through middle school, plans to relocate its preschool in January. The bilingual school also recently added a seventh grade, and plans to add its eighth grade classes next year.

French Immersion Preschool Set to Open in September

French Immersion Preschool Set to Open in September

La Petite French School, a French immersion preschool, plans to open on the Upper East Side in September.

Spanish Language Program Adds Cultural Activities, Summer Program

Spanish Language Program Adds Cultural Activities, Summer Program

Upper East Side Spanish language program for children I'm Bilingual! recently added cultural programs to its curriculum. The program also plans to offer a summer Spanish program for children.

Fast Facts About Hosting a Foreign Exchange Student

Fast Facts About Hosting a Foreign Exchange Student

If you're thinking of hosting a foreign exchange student in your home, here are the fast facts you need to know about possible tax deductions, language barriers, how long a foreign exchange students stays, and more.

Etiquette and Manners Lessons Offered in Coram

Etiquette and Manners Lessons Offered in Coram

The Metropolitan Center for Etiquette and Protocol recently opened its location in Coram. Children enrolled at the center learn proper etiquette, such as dining room etiquette, and manners. The Suffolk County center also offers French academic and tutoring programs for area children to take French lessons.

Manhattan Bilingual School Adds Middle School Program

Manhattan Bilingual School Adds Middle School Program

Ecole International de New York, a bilingual elementary school, added a middle school program starting with a sixth-grade class this September. The French-English bilingual international school in Manhattan aims to have students become bilingual within a few years.

Rockland Chinese School Moves to Rockland Country Day School Campus

Rockland Chinese School Moves to Rockland Country Day School Campus

The Chinese American Cultural Association of Rockland’s Rockland Chinese School now offers its classes at the Rockland Country Day School campus. Children and adults can take classes to learn about the Chinese culture, as well as learn to speak and read Mandarin.

Chinese Language Immersion Program Offered at HXNYC

Chinese Language Immersion Program Offered at HXNYC

Huaxia New York Central Chinese School offers a Chinese language immersion program for children at Westchester Community College. Children learn the language through lessons and poems and culture by being immersed in activities such as martial arts or folk dancing.

Kids Should Learn Another Language When They're Young

Kids Should Learn Another Language When They're Young

Raising a bilingual or multilingual child is easier than you think, as there are many ways to teach your child another language and encourage your child to learn new languages. The key to teaching your child a new language is starting when your child is young. The benefits of being bilingual or multilingual go beyond conversing.

How To Teach Your Child A Language You Don't Know

How To Teach Your Child A Language You Don't Know

If you're worried about teaching your child a new language that you don't actually speak, we can help with these tips. Here are some top tips for helping your kids learn a language when you are not a native speaker.

Hellenic Classical Charter School Breaks Ground on Expansion

Hellenic Classical Charter School Breaks Ground on Expansion

Hellenic Classical Charter School, which uses didactic instruction, coaching, and Socratic questioning to teach children, recently broke ground on an expansion. The school is expanding due to an expected influx of students in the fall, and the project is estimated to be finished within 18 months.

New Children's Language Studio Opens in Mamaroneck

New Children's Language Studio Opens in Mamaroneck

Lingua-Genius, a new language studio in Mamaroneck, teaches children foreign languages. Children can choose from six different languages and lessons are customized to the children for a learn-at-your-own-pace environment.

Tutors, Classes and Programs for Kids in Suffolk County, LI

Tutors, Classes and Programs for Kids in Suffolk County, LI

Does your child need extra homework help? Find tutors, classes, and educational programs for your kids in Suffolk County on Long Island, including Babylon, Islip, Huntington, and Smithtown, that are available on the weekends or after school to help your kids with math, writing, English, and other enrichment programs to make your kids a success in school.

Language Immersion School in Brooklyn Adds Middle School

Language Immersion School in Brooklyn Adds Middle School

The International School of Brooklyn, a French and Spanish language immersion school located in Carroll Gardens, is adding a middle school program starting in the 2012-2013 academic year. All students are required to study two languages, which are continued from the elementary school.

Seven Tips Parents Can Use To Raise A Multilingual Baby

Seven Tips Parents Can Use To Raise A Multilingual Baby

Immersing your children in another language and culture is beneficial to their social and cognitive development. But to many parents, the job of teaching a child a second language feels out-of-reach, not to mention costly. Nicole Fonovich, co-creator of "Luca Lashes," gives seven manageable tips to use when introducing your child to a new language.

CLAP for Children to Offer More Chinese Language Classes in Norwalk CT

CLAP for Children to Offer More Chinese Language Classes in Norwalk CT

CLAP for Children will open at the Chinese School of Norwalk to offer more Chinese language classes to kids and adults.

New Bilingual Program for Kids Opens in Scarsdale NY

New Bilingual Program for Kids Opens in Scarsdale NY

Little Linguists is a new kind of bilingual program for kids in Westchester County offering immersion Spanish education as well as classes for native Spanish speakers.

New York Chinese Cultural Center Expands Programs to Focus on Chinese Language Education

New York Chinese Cultural Center Expands Programs to Focus on Chinese Language Education

The New York Chinese Cultural Center, a 36-year institution, recently expanded its programs to offer more Chinese language education to children and adults.

How to Raise a Bilingual Child

How to Raise a Bilingual Child

Learning a second language at an early age can have many positive effects later in life. Read on for tips on how to bring up a bilingual child.

Manhattan MomBiz: Julia Pimsleur Levine, founder of Little Pim

Manhattan MomBiz: Julia Pimsleur Levine, founder of Little Pim

Former producer and filmmaker Julia Pimsleur Levine - daughter of the late Dr. Paul Pimsleur, creator of the Pimsleur Method for foreign languages - founded "Little Pim" in 2006, a program that teaches foreign languages to babies and young children.

Raising a Bilingual Child: 8 Tips

Raising a Bilingual Child: 8 Tips

No matter what age your child is, or whether you speak one language or several, you can raise your child bilingual.




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