Learning a second language at a young age is an incredible gift that can have a lasting impact on a child’s life. The Spanish language is particularly beneficial for children, for several highly persuasive reasons. After all, Spanish isn’t only one of the most widely spoken languages in the world. Additionally, it’s deeply intertwined with the history and culture of many other countries, offering multiple bangs per buck.

So, why are parents so keen to sign up their kids for high quality Spanish lessons?

Why is Spanish for Children So Beneficial Today? 

  • Supercharged career prospects – The ability to speak Spanish is a powerful CV blaster and differentiator from the competition. Even employers that don’t specify competency in Spanish are likely to see it a plus point, for enhanced communication with Spanish speaking stakeholders.
  • Brain food – Learning Spanish can have a profound impact on a child’s cognitive development. In fact, studies have shown it can reinforce their problem-solving skills, multiply creativity, and even have a ripple effect on superior academic performance across all subjects.
  • Broadened horizons – Children who learn Spanish at a young age are more likely to develop an appreciation for different cultures and become more open-minded individuals.

So, what are you waiting for? All you need is a reputable language school that offers many fun and engaging ways for children to learn Spanish in a supportive environment. From interactive classes to games and songs, there are endless opportunities for exploration of the basics, building a solid foundation for future fluency.


At La Academia, we’re excited to announce our new Spanish Class for Children, starting soon on Saturday mornings at 11.00am to 12.00pm. Why not contact us for more information and give your child the gift of language today! (Being able to drop them off with us while you get on with the shopping makes it an even better idea, don’t you think?)