• Emotional and behavioural problems in Swedish preschool children rated by preschool teachers with the Strengths and Difficulties Questionnaire

    5 days ago - By BMC

    There is a high risk that young children who show early signs of mental health problems develop symptoms in the same or overlapping areas some years later. The Strengths and Difficulties Questionnaire is...
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  • In young bilingual children, two languages develop simultaneously but independently

    5 days ago - By ScienceDaily

    A study of bilingual children finds that when children learn any two languages from birth each language proceeds on its own independent course, at a rate that reflects the quality of the children's exposure to each language. Spanish skills become vulnerable as children's English skills develop, but English is not vulnerable to being taken over by Spanish. Turns out, it's not the quantity of what the children hear; it's the quality of their language exposure that matters.
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