Learn More Bilingual


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Hello and welcome to another edition of Learn More. Living, as we do, in a multilingual environment its important schools make sure today’s students are as comfortable in different languages. The Institute International de Lancy in Geneva has always placed a strong emphasis on languages, running sections for those students with French mother tongue – with a strong English emphasis – or the other way round. But this year, they’ve taken that to another level with a completely bi-lingual sectioned designed for those with a strong knowledge of both. Amélie Rochais, primary languages coordinator at the IIL. I asked her if the new bilingual section could be seen as a natural extension of the school’s language programme.

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