ECIS ESLMT Conference Copenhagen (2-5 March, 2017)
"The Power of Multilingual Classrooms in International Education: Implications for Curriculum Design, Teaching and Learning" 
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Fred Genesee

McGill University
Professor Emeritus
Fred Genesee is Professor Emeritus in the Psychology , McGill University. He has conducted extensive research on alternative forms of bilingual/ immersion education for language minority and majority students, the academic development of at-risk students in bilingual programs. language acquisition in typically-developing and at-risk pre-school bilingual children, and internationally-adopted children. He has published numerous articles in scientific journals and magazines and is the author of 16 books on bilingualism. He is the recipient of the Canadian Psychology Association Gold Medal AwardPaul Pimsler Award for Research in Foreign Language Education, and the Canadian Psychological Association Award for Distinguished Contributions to Community or Public Service.