The other tongue is a web video feature profiling stories of parents with kids who were introduced with English as their Mother tongue channeling the reasons why they introduce the English language and to promote the importance of learning the official language which is Filipino.
This project is to raise awareness to parents with kids who are having a hard time with speaking the native language, to present the importance of the official language, and to serve as an online portal for on the go parents who are concerned about their child’s language capability.
Louie Kwong and Buen Surio are from De La Salle – College of Saint Benilde who took Bachelor of Arts in Multimedia Arts conducted a research about the use of Mother Tongue during the informative years in the Philippines.
This website along with the web video feature are part of their thesis project that will serve as an online platform for parents, especially the incoming parents. This will aim to raise awareness for on the go parents who are concerned about their child’s language capability. It will also present the importance use of the official language which is Filipino to the parents.
The Other Tongue 2018 ©