Bilingual is Better

Naomi Steiner, M.D.

Developmental-behavioral pediatrician and clinical researcher at the Floating Hospital for Children at Tufts where she is also an assistant professor in pediatrics. She is interested in how children develop awareness to cope with their emotions, behavior and learning. Dr. Steiner has a longstanding interest in bilingualism and multiculturalism, which is a topic that she enjoys teaching and discussing. After more than a decade of working closely with families around these issues she has written a book, with Susan Hayes, called 7 Steps to Raising a Bilingual Child. She is multilingual and is raising multilingual children.

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Ask an Expert: I want my daughter to be trilingual, but I need my husband’s help

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Ask an Expert: Raising My Youngest Son Bilingual is Creating Conflicts with his Older Monolingual Siblings

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Ask an Expert: Will Introducing a Third Language Confuse Our Child?

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