Current Child Studies

En Español

Learning in two Languages: In-Person Bilingualism Study

We are learning about how 4-5 year old children develop their language skills. Help us to learn more about bilingualism and language development!

Who is eligible?

Bilingual 4-5  year old children who speak English and Spanish and are either typically developing or with language impairment.

What does participation involve?

Participation includes four 60-90 minute visits scheduled at your convenience. Children play engaging computer games,  standardized assessments of language and thinking skills. Parents complete questionnaires and parent-child interactive activities with toys.

Why participate?

Eligible participants receive:

  • Free language evaluation of English and Spanish language skills
  • $15 for the first session, $20 for the second session, $25 for the third session, and $30 for the final session

Where does the study happen?

UW Waisman Center: 1500 Highland Avenue Madison, WI.

How do I get started?

Contact us:

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Current Adult Studies

En Español

The Language Acquisition and Bilingualism Lab is often recruiting adults to participate in their research. If interested in future participation, please contact us at or call us at (608) 263-5764.

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LAB team members hosting an information booth.
LAB team members hosting an information booth.