[François Thibaut] "is one of a very few experts in teaching languages to small children.”
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Learning a second language enhances a child's awareness of her primary one. And the similarities and differences between the languages help her understand the sounds, the words, and the rules for putting sentences together. 'Plus, the more words a child hears by 2, the more her vocabulary will grow,' says Cindy Kennedy Reedy, a child-development specialist at Arcadia University, in Glenside, Pennsylvania. "These classes engage babies with short, language-based activities that incorporate song and dance."
read Parents Magazine article
"In Manhattan's Upper East Side, well-to-do parents line up around the block to enroll their infants and toddlers in François Thibaut's language classes."
read the October 09, 1999 Wall Street Journal article
"Once our daughter got past her initial confusion of a Spanish-only setting, she was engaged by the fast-paced, lively class."
read the May 06, 2010 Wall Street Journal article
"... There's a world of difference between teaching young children a language with methods designed specifically and exclusively for them, such as the Thibaut Technique ... and teaching them with methods adapted from lessons for adults."
read Associated Press article
"At French for Tots in Manhattan, François Thibaut teaches children how to speak French. His love of the children and enthusiasm for what he is teaching is legendary among New York parents."
read The New York Times article
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