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4 Reasons to Take French 3 Online

Posted by Sterling Staff on Oct 28, 2021 9:40:00 AM

In today’s competitive educational landscape, multilingual competency can give aspiring students a substantial advantage over their peers. Indeed, numerous studies indicate a positive correlation between learning a second language and academic achievement, with students who study a second language improving their college admission test scores with each year of advancing language study. (And just for comparison: studying other subjects for multiple years shows no similar advantage.) Furthermore, many admissions counselors look for advanced language instruction on a prospective student’s application as an indication of his or her commitment to hard work and appreciation of academic value. But learning a second language doesn’t just influence access to higher education; research also demonstrates that multilingual college graduates often have higher salaries and better job security than those with mastery of only one! With digital technologies providing faster, easier access to language courses coupled with the fact that many believe French to be the “Language of the Future,” there’s really no good reason to not take French 3 online. Here’s a short list to prove our point:

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Why Students are Taking Online High School German Classes

Posted by Sterling Staff on Oct 12, 2015 10:57:40 AM

Studying a foreign language, whether or not you become entirely fluent, is one of the smartest things anyone can do. For high school students looking toward college, foreign language credits are usually a requirement. Beyond that, learning another language also helps you learn about the countries and cultures that speak the language.

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Study Latin Online -- But Why Latin?

Posted by Sterling Staff on Aug 11, 2014 2:36:00 PM

Sterling Academy offers online Latin courses for both middle school and high school students. In this article, Emily Cassello, Sterling Academy's Latin teacher, discusses the advantages of studying Latin.

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