Speaking a Second Language May Give Low-Income Kids a Boost

Children growing up in low-income homes score lower than their wealthier peers on cognitive tests and other measures of scholastic success, study after study has found. Now mounting evidence suggests a way to mitigate this disadvantage: learning another language.

Read more: https://www.psychologicalscience.org/news/speaking-a-second-language-may-give-low-income-kids-a-boost.html

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