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Bilinguals with Alzheimer’s Disease

Bilinguals with Alzheimer’s disease can function better for 4-5 years longer than monolinguals. — Dr. Ellen Bialystok. This video is an excerpt of a longer discussion by Drs. Jaumont and Bialystok of a wide range of topics relating to bilingualism’s impact on the brain. The full interview can be found at https://livestream.com/frenchembassy/events/8184559.

Maintaining Heritage Languages

“You should not give up the languages that define who you are.” Dr. Fabrice Jaumont, bilingual education advocate and author of The Bilingual Revolution, interviews pioneering bilingual researcher and neuroscientist, Dr. Ellen Bialystok, about the importance of maintaining heritage languages. This video is an excerpt of a longer discussion by Drs. Jaumont and Bialystok of […]

Newest DVD in Award-Winning French for Kids Series On Va Jouer (Let’s Play) Makes Learning French Easy and Fun

Washington, DC (June 2, 2014) – Experts agree that the earlier a child is introduced to a second language, the greater the chance the child will learn to speak like a native speaker. But who says the learning process can’t be fun? It is now thanks to On Va Jouer (Let’s Play), the newest release […]

New Kid-Friendly Spanish CD ¡Sabor! Spanish Learning Songs Lets You Host the Ultimate Family Musical Fiesta

Washington, DC (June 3, 2014) – Get ready to shake your caderas and sing and learn español with ¡Sabor! Spanish Learning Songs, a fantastic new collection of Spanish language songs from Whistlefritz, producers of the award-winning Spanish immersion CDs Cha, Cha, Cha and ¡A Bailar! (Let’s Dance). This eagerly-awaited follow-up CD – arriving just in […]

Award Winning Producer of Spanish for Kids Launches French for Kids DVDs and CDs

Washington, DC (April 10, 2014) –”Parlez-vous français?” Now your child may answer “Oui” as Whistlefritz, the award-winning producer of the Spanish for Kids language immersion media, announces the launch of French for Kids, where kids are introduced to one of the world’s most spoken languages. Available May 13, 2014 the initial titles in the launch […]

Whistlefritz Introduces Spanish for Kids: The Educator’s Collection

Multi-Media Set Includes Lessons Plans, DVDs, CDs and Matching Cards Washington, DC (June 3, 2013) –Whistlefritz, the award-winning producer of Spanish language educational media for children announced the release of Spanish for Kids: The Educator’s Collection, a multi-media Spanish language curriculum for pre-K and early elementary students. This Educator’s Collection, developed by creative and experienced […]

Whistlefritz Wins Top Children’s Media Honors

French and Spanish Language Programs Hailed Among Year’s Best Children’s Products Washington, DC (November 14, 2012) – Whistlefritz, the award-winning producer of French and Spanish language DVDs and CDs for children announced that its two latest releases, the French CD Cha, Cha, Cha—French Learning Songs (Chansons pours enfants) and the Spanish DVD Spanish for Kids: […]

La Fiesta de Fritzi (Fritzi’s Party) an Invitation to Learn Spanish

The latest in Whistlefritz’s Award-winning Spanish for Kids DVD Series Washington, DC (November 22, 2011) – La Fiesta de Fritzi (Fritzi’s Party), the newest release in the multi-award-winning Spanish for Kids DVD series, will be available November 22, 2011 from Whistlefritz for the suggested retail price of $19.99. Recommended for children ages 2-7, La Fiesta […]