How many languages are spoken in your early childhood program? Most have 3 or more! New U.S. DOE and Head Start policies highlight the importance of supporting home languages and that can leave teachers feeling overwhelmed. How can you support so many different languages? We know you want to do what’s best for each and every child in your care, so here are some ideas that might help:
Even the most uncommon languages are important to the children who speak them. Stay tuned for additional resources in future posts. If you have questions or solutions, please feel free to share in the comments.