Parents! Why should your child learn another language?

Here are a few good reasons why your child should begin a Modern Foreign Language (MFL) now:

  • Learning an MFL at Primary level, means less pressure at Secondary level
  • Some Third level courses include an MFL as an course entry requirement
  • Learning another language helps to improve memory & cognition
  • MFLs offers many cultural and communicative opportunities
  • Ireland is the only remaining, English-speaking country in the EU so there are many good economic reasons
  • Having another language improves your career progression