Bilingualism Matters @ Laurier is is hosted by the Language Acquisition, Multilingualism, and Cognition Laboratory at Wilfrid Laurier University in Waterloo, Canada. Our objective is to generate high-quality research and mobilize knowledge to the academic and non-academic communities. Through ongoing research and public outreach activities, we aim to: raise the awareness and profile of bilingualism and language learning in our local community and larger society; empower bilingual families, children, and adults; and influence the work and attitudes of professionals regarding bilingualism. Visit our website for more details. Link below.
22 Aug 2023
Teacher Education About Multilingualism (TEAM) project is releasing free educational resources, aimed to help educators understand and navigate the intricacies of working with multilingual pupils and in multilingual classrooms. Help us evaluate our open education resource TEAM .
30 Nov 2023
Join Bilingualism Matters and SCILT online on 31 January 2024 for ‘The Bigger Picture’ - a free, online event designed to give teachers working in complementary and heritage language schools a deeper insight into the role that teachers can play in bilingual language development
20 Oct 2023
Our annual interdisciplinary research conference is on again this year, with a two-day programme packed with the latest bilingualism research. The conference is held at the University of South Carolina, Columbia, USA and online. Registrations OPEN NOW.
24 May 2023
The annual BM KE Forum is an opportunity for all to meet and learn about the work led by Bilingualism Matters members across the world of research, practice and media.
We are looking for research participants for a study on bilingualism - can you help? English-Italian bilinguals living in the UK or Italy.