CAL Commentary

CAL is developing a series of free downloadable deliverables designed to connect research to practice around key topics related language and culture.

CAL Commentary cover February 2018

How Can the U.S. Overcome its Linguistic Deficit? The Findings of Two National Reports on Language Learners
M. Beatriz Arias, PhD

This document highlights information from two recent research reports from two highly-regarded organizations – the American Academy of Arts and Sciences and the National Academy of Sciences, outlining the benefits of bilingualism in an easy-to-read format and delineating next steps for educators working with language learners.