Tutors, Test Prep, and Academic Enrichment Programs for Kids in Queens

Tutors, Test Prep, and Academic Enrichment Programs for Kids in Queens

UPDATED December 2018: Children who are struggling in school can lose the motivation to try in specific subject areas, while other children need more challenging curriculum because they are in a gifted and talented program. Sometimes children who a...

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Foreign Language Classes, Programs, & Schools for Kids in Manhattan

Foreign Language Classes, Programs, & Schools for Kids in Manhattan

UPDATED December 2018: If you’re looking for an after-school program for your child, why not have them learn a second language at one of these Manhattan foreign language programs? After all, studies have shown that learning a second language has im...

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Tutors, Test Prep, and College Prep Programs for Kids on Long Island

Tutors, Test Prep, and College Prep Programs for Kids on Long Island

UPDATED December 2018: Help your child excel in school or prepare for standardized tests such as the SAT and ACT for high school students to transition into college or Regents exams by finding tutors, after-school test prep classes, college prep co...

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Foreign Language Classes, Programs, & Schools for Children in Westchester County

Foreign Language Classes, Programs, & Schools for Children in Westchester County

UPDATED December 2018: Studies have shown that learning a foreign language has important benefits that last a lifetime—and luckily for us, Westchester County is home to a variety of programs in which kids can learn a second language. Through learni...

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Learn a New Language (Or Two) at Pusteblume International Preschool near Union Square

Learn a New Language (Or Two) at Pusteblume International Preschool near Union Square

Pusteblume (its name signifies a white, fuzzy dandelion) is the first and only licensed preschool in the city to offer German and Spanish language immersion. Its distinctive curriculum, which includes activity-based after-school immersion classes f...

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LinguaKids Larchmont Partners With Parents to Create Customized Foreign Language Courses for Kids

LinguaKids Larchmont Partners With Parents to Create Customized Foreign Language Courses for Kids

LinguaKids Larchmont now offers customized foreign language courses. Created in conjunction with parents who immigrated to New York from other countries, these courses are developed to help kids gain fluency in their family's native language and t...

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Polyglot Tot Now Offers Creole Language Flashcards for Kids

Polyglot Tot Now Offers Creole Language Flashcards for Kids

Polyglot Tot, which offers flashcards that teach children West-African tribal languages, recently began offering Creole language flash cards. It will also begin offering cards that teach colors and animals later this month.

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Collina Italiana to Offer Yoga for Kids in Italian

Collina Italiana to Offer Yoga for Kids in Italian

Collina Italiana, an Italian language and cultural center for adults and children, will soon be offering CiaoYoga! a program for children ages 3-7 to learn Italian through yoga-inspired tales.

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China Institute Launches New Programs for Children

China Institute Launches New Programs for Children

China Institute recently added Mandarin Munchkins and Study Hall, two new programs that teach children about the Chinese language and culture, which began in September and have open enrollment.

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Urban Umbrella After-School Program Coming to Brooklyn Heights

Urban Umbrella After-School Program Coming to Brooklyn Heights

Urban Umbrella, an after-school program for children ages 4-12, is scheduled to begin in September and run through June for the 2017-2018 school year.

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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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The Nyack Library Adds English Language Learning Collection

The Nyack Library Adds English Language Learning Collection

There's something new on The Nyack Library's third floor! In response to the community's changing needs, the library has recently created a dedicated English Language Learning (ELL) Collection.

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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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Art of Mandarin Offers Personalized Tutoring For Kids

Art of Mandarin Offers Personalized Tutoring For Kids

The Art of Mandarin is a new tutoring agency that specializes in Mandarin Chinese, located in the New York metro area.

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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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NYC’s First German Dual Language Program Now Accepting Applications

NYC’s First German Dual Language Program Now Accepting Applications

P.S. 17 Hendy D. Woodworth in Williamsburg, is the city’s first German dual language program and is now accepting applications.

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Spanish Immersion Preschool Has New After-School Program

Spanish Immersion Preschool Has New After-School Program

La Escuelita has started a Spanish immersion after-school program.

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NYC Program Exposes Kids to Italian Language and Culture

NYC Program Exposes Kids to Italian Language and Culture

Collina Italiana, which teaches Italian language and culture to children and adults in NYC, is now offering a mini summer camp and an art class, in which children will learn Italian.

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Kids Learn Languages Through Music and Crafts

Kids Learn Languages Through Music and Crafts

Children at Rainbow of Languages now have two new ways to learn languages and culture: music and arts and crafts. The foreign language immersion program teaches children Spanish, French, Russian, English, Mandarin, and German.

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LinguaKids Moves to New Location in Larchmont

LinguaKids Moves to New Location in Larchmont

LinguaKids, which specializes in teaching children foreign languages, recently moved to a new, bigger location in Larchmont. The facility primarily offers French and Spanish classes for kids in Westchester County.

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Language Workshop for Children Offers English as a Second Language

Language Workshop for Children, part of Small World Connect, offers language classes for kids in Manhattan. The language center, which uses a technique designed by founder Francois Thibaut, now offers English as a Second Language for children in Ma...

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Brooklyn Charter School Launches Spanish Program

Citizens of the World Charter School Williamsburg, which serves Brooklyn school district 14, recently began offering Spanish lessons as part of its partnership with Global Language Project.

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Brooklyn Language Learning Center Offers Preschool Alternative

Lango Kids, a secondary language learning center in Brooklyn, recently began offering a preschool alternative in Boerum Hill. Lango also offers French, Spanish, and Mandarin after-school classes for kids in Brooklyn.

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Language Immersion Program to Open in Greenwich

Rainbow of Languages, a language immersion program based in Greenwich, is set to being its fall session in September. The language lessons include Spanish, Mandarin, French, Russian, Hebrew, and ESL.

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Enrichment Center Offers Music and Chinese Classes

Forest Hills academic enrichment center now offers music and Chinese classes for kids in preschool through high school. In music classes, children can learn to play instruments, take voice lessons and music theory and composition classes. Children ...

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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 ...

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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...

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Tutors, Classes and Programs for Kids in Fairfield County, CT

Tutors, Classes and Programs for Kids in Fairfield County, CT

UPDATED JULY 2015: Find private tutors for math, English, and academic and math centers, and foreign language programs, and after-school homework help for kids in Fairfield County, Connecticut, including Norwalk, Stamford, Danbury, and Bridgeport.

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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 chi...

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Children Cook and Learn Mandarin at Planet Han

Planet Han, a Mandarin school for children and adults, recently moved to a new location that includes a kitchen. Students come in each week for a lesson in the new kitchen space and learn Mandarin words for what they are doing and eating—a tasty wa...

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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.

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New Program Teaches Young Children Music and Mandarin

Language Beans, a research-based program designed to teach young children Mandarin and music, uses language lessons to facilitate a child's musical development. Starting lessons at a young age ensures children will pick up on the language easily.

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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.

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Wei Bo Learning Center Begins After-School Chinese Language Program

Wei Bo Learning Center in Manhattan recently began offering an after-school Chinese language program for local children ages 4-10.

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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.

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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.

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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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Customized Learning Experience for Your Child

One mother recognized the need for more educational options for her children and turned it into a unique opportunity for all children and parents.

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Ciao, Tuckahoe! The Westchester Italian Cultural Center

“The place where all things Italian come to life” is an apt description of the Westchester Italian Cultural Center. The center, located in Tuckahoe, officially opened this past September and serves to promote Italian contemporary and historic cultu...

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RAISING KIDS BILINGUALLY - NYC parents are enrolling their youngsters in foreign language classes — for the earliest possible exposure.

Bonjour, ca va? Curious toddlers who step into West Park Presbyterian Church on Wednesday mornings are greeted with a singsong voice and smile from Michelle Bertrand, founder of Music & Play En Français. The foreign language playgroup — one of doze...

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