Educators of young children and parents who homeschool their children have often been reluctant to include foreign language instruction in their curriculum if they don’t fluently speak the language themselves. Even if the educator or parent is quite knowledgeable of the language, they may still feel ill-equipped to teach the information to a child in a way that is understandable.
Traditionally, adults learning a foreign language are taught using complicated translation methods that require a solid understanding of proper English for the purpose of comparison. This is often the method that traditional online flash cards employ as well. This, of course, would not be appropriate for a child learning a new language. As a side note, adults desiring to learn additional languages will also benefit from much simpler method of learning than what has historically been used. Read more