Myths and Realities About Dual Language Learning

2008 Dual Language Learners Institute General Session - Fred Genesee

Myths about dual language learners (DLLs) can affect how early care staff interact and teach DLLs in their care. Fred Genesee at the 2008 Dual Language Learners Institute discussed five false myths about dual language learning, and gave advice to Head Start staff on how to overcome biases when serving DLLs in the classroom.

Myths and Realities About Dual Language Learning. 2008 Dual Language Learner’s Institute - Fred Genesee. HHS/ACF/OHS. 2008. English. Streaming Video. 01:32:38.

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Last Updated: January 6, 2017