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- Apr 2
A new blog for all things heritage language education
The organizers of the FOHLC Europe conference for heritage language education teachers and managers now bring to you a new blog!
- Dec 13, 2022
An expert on multilingual libraries joins our team
We are happy to welcome Dr. Sabine Little to our Advisory Council!
- Dec 9, 2022
9 Myths about Heritage Language Education
HLE Network now offers outreach services. We provide presentations and workshops that challenge misconceptions about HL education.
- Nov 23, 2022
Negative attitudes about the heritage language
New research from the Vrije Universiteit demonstrate that negative attitudes about heritage language maintenance persist in NL.
- Oct 11, 2022
Discrimination is more of an issue for second generation immigrants in the Netherlands
A survey by the government's SCP socio-economic think-tank found that children of immigrants are more likely than their parents to feel excl
- May 2, 2022
Caregivers and communities need public support to raise their children bilingually
Caregivers – and communities more broadly – need to be empowered to raise children with multiple languages from infancy if they so desire.
- Feb 28, 2022
A home filled with languages
It is time that we understand that multilingualism doesn’t stand in the way of the Dutch language.
- Feb 2, 2022
Importance of multilingual education for a democratic culture
There is a new Council of Europe Recommendation adopted in February to member states about the importance of multilingual education.
- Dec 15, 2021
Do monolingual school websites hinder parental engagement?
What can schools do to make sure parents with a low proficiency in the school language can access information and stay involved?