Foreign Language Classes for Kids in Manhattan, NYC

Foreign Language Classes for Kids in Manhattan, NYC

UPDATED September: Programs, after-school classes, and schools where children can learn foreign languages--including Spanish, French, German, Mandarin, and others-- in Manhattan, NYC.

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Mandarin Discovery Preschool Opens in White Plains

Mandarin Discovery Preschool Opens in White Plains

Mandarin Discovery Preschool, a Mandarin immersion program, offers preschool classes held entirely in Mandarin as well as Chinese cultural classes for older students. It opened in March inside the YWCA in White Plains.

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Helping Kids Learn to Appreciate All Things Italian

Helping Kids Learn to Appreciate All Things Italian

Learning a new language is one of the best ways to become familiar with a country you might have an interest in. Collina Italiana offers classes for kids to experience the culture, food, music, stories, and language of Italy.

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Swahili Classes Now Offered in Bed-Stuy

Swahili Classes Now Offered in Bed-Stuy

Crayons & Culture offers classes literacy classes in African languages, literature, arts, and history for kids in Bed-Stuy, Brooklyn.

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What Are the Benefits for Young Children Attending an International School?

What Are the Benefits for Young Children Attending an International School?

International schools are a dependable way to provide children with a sense of global awareness. A parent pursuing an international school should consider these things.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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