You decide that you'd like to go to Costa Rica, and even more, you decide that its a great time to brush up on that Spanish that you took in high school but mostly forgot.
Children that learn a second language are provided several advantages often including higher test scores, increased understanding of their native language, heightened cultural understanding and appreciation, and better problem solving skills. These students will also have more opportunities in various career fields because "within the next 10 years more people will speak the language in the US than in Spain." (Manuel Morales, 2018).