Foreign languages to be compulsory from age seven a system in which all primary children learn a foreign language from age seven will give pupils a much stronger foundation, which they can. To learn a language there has to be love for it and it being mandatory should not stop the student from enjoying it any less i hope to one day become a spanish teacher and i seriously hope that my students are in my classroom with the dedication to learn the language and not because they think it's mandatory and a burden. For several decades it has been mandatory for most european children to learn at least one foreign language during their compulsory education in 2002, the barcelona european council recommended that at least two foreign languages should be taught to all pupils from a very early age.
Lastly, studies have shown that learning languages can improve pupils' critical skills, and therefore help them in other subjects such as maths on the other hand, some believe that there are some disadvantages to making learning a foreign language compulsory. Compulsory languages in primary schools: does it work language learning is now compulsory in english primary schools home languages, and future languages the. Teaching & learning students are studying any foreign language, learning a second or even a third foreign language is compulsory for students in the european.
Home opinions education should foreign languages be compulsory learning a foreign language should not be required because most students will for get almost. I also feel that making languages mandatory is not the way to go if a student has the cognitive aptitude and underlying desire to learn a foreign language, it. Why bilingual education should be mandatory for children to truly see the full potential multi-lingualism has on learning, exposure to non-native languages should actually begin long before.
However, students have other subjects to learn rather than foreign language that is an imperative course in the educational curriculum and has a larger priority than any other subjects when students learn compulsory foreign languages in school, they will have to be study these subjects less and less. Learning a foreign language should be made compulsory in primary schools here, a new report says. What more could and should we be doing with languages in schools louise tickle takes a look at the language learning landscape in the uk it's only compulsory to carry on till age 14.
Law makers are really good people at least they have to/should decide what is best for the most living in society implies communication so learn as many languages as you can it is very pleasant when you can understand people from other countries, and not just what they are saying, but what they. Damien p wrote: learning a foreign language offers an insight into how people from other cultures think and see the world the teaching of a foreign language should be compulsory at all primary schools. Should foreign language learning be compulsory in uzbekistan english is wide spreded all over the the world that is why in many country it is added for curriculm as a second and foreign language.
Should recycling be compulsory and why in these days of environmental problems, recycling has become more and more important it is top priority that the act of recycling should be compulsory, and there are some reasons for this statement. Learning a foreign language could soon become compulsory for primary school pupils from the age of seven under government reforms photograph: don mcphee for the guardian all children are to be. Is that something we should be doing here in australia with indigenous languages maori is an officially recognised language in new zealand, but is not compulsory ms ardern said she wants that to.
The obvious conclusion is that foreign language requirements (and admission preferences at elite colleges) should be dropped it doesn't matter how important, or unimportant, you think learning a language is. I think that learning a second language should be mandatory in american schools for many reasons, the least of which is that it helps greatly with your grasp of language and the importance of communication. Those in favour of making te reo māori compulsory want to preserve the language and culture as best as possible, and those against feel that learning māori as a language is pointless.