Office of World Languages
World Languages Resources

Parents
Learning a Second Language: How Parents Can Help
This article presents suggestions for how parents can help their child without knowing the language themselves.

Why, How, and When Should my Child Study a Second Language?
This article presents information to parents about the importance of learning a second language including how language study can improve SAT scores.

Tips for studying World Languages
Read through the tips to help your child be more successful when learning a world language.

Students
Language Guide
This is an amazing sound-integrated website for practicing languages. Language Guide includes vocabulary and grammar practice as well as readings for some of the languages available. Click on the language you are studying and start practicing today!

Language Links
Travel the world from your computer. This site is divided by language and provides resources for countries, cities, history, music, media and more.

Podcasting for Foreign Language Education
As we once felt it made good sense for students to use the familiar personal computer in their training, now the same reasons impel us to explore the possibilities of the mp3 player and podcasting.  The page begins with Podcasting for foreign-language educators and eventually gives language specific podcasts. 

http://enterzon.com/
This online game provides an immersive environment for learning Chinese through interactions with both pre-programmed content and other players, including live tutors from China.

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