Author: Barack Levin

Raising a Bilingual Child

Editor’s Note: As families, classrooms and workplaces become more racially and ethnically diverse, some parents wonder if they should raise their child to speak more than one language at home. Stay-at-home dad and author Barack Levin, who is Israeli and whose wife is French, describes how his family came to a decision about whether or not they should teach their American-born son French and Hebrew, as well as English.