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Foreign Language Study and SAT-Verbal Scores
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GPS - French and Spanish Level I, II, and III
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Proficiency Levels Needed in the Work World
Summary of Research on Foreign Language Learning

Highlights of the article, "Foreign Language Study and SAT-Verbal Scores" 

  • Students who took a foreign language scored higher on the SAT-Verbal
  • The more years of a foreign language the student took, the higher the SAT-Verbal score was
  • Students of German scored the highest, then French, then Latin, then Spanish
  • The study included students who were on Free/Reduced Lunches, and this group showed the same results as students who were not on Free/Reduced Lunches

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