The Cognitive Benefits of Balanced Bilingualism

"Bilingual children as young as seven months can better adjust to environmental changes, while bilingual seniors can experience less cognitive decline." - The Dana Foundation

The bilingual brain shows increased attention, focus, cognition, and executive function. 

For more information on the cognitive benefits of bilingulism, visit these sites: 

Psychology Today: Cognitive Advantages of Second Language Immersion Education

The New York Times: The Bilingual Advantage

The Dana Foundation: The Cognitive Benefits of Being Biingual