Articles with `Bilingual` Tag

The Bilingual Child: A language difference or delay?

Children who learn English as a Second Language can sometimes appear to have a language delay. Many times, these children are referred for speech therapy in school, or parents may have concerns regarding their children's acquisition of language due to the complex nature of learning multiple languages. Just how do you tell the difference between a normal language difference or a language delay? More...

Referrals and Language Exposure

Little Sveta moves from Russia to your district in the States. Only a few weeks attending her new school, the teacher is standing in your door asking to refer Sveta for speech and language services. What do you do? Is it appropriate to accept the referral? How are you going to determine her language capabilities? More...