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6 Brilliant Spanish Tutoring Ideas to Make Your Lessons Shine

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Wouldn’t it be great if all students were “cookie-cutter”?

You could plan one set of lessons and activities, and use it over and over with each student.

Don’t shake your head at me.

If you’re in education, you know you’ve …

How to Teach Spanish to High School Students in 4 Enjoyable Steps

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Teaching Spanish to high school students can be rewarding.

It can also be a little overwhelming.

But rather than getting caught up in the enormity of the task before you, consider the fact that you’re being given a unique opportunity …

How to Pass the Spanish Certification Test and Become a Spanish Teacher

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You’re the type of person that corrects your friends’ pronunciation at Mexican restaurants.

The gifts you give your in-laws include “Spanish for Dummies” and Gabriel Garcia Marquez’s “Cien años de soledad.”

The desire to teach is so strong, you …

6 Top Tips for Thriving as an Elementary School Spanish Teacher

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If you’ve always dreamed of teaching young children to speak Spanish, good news!

More and more schools are beginning world language programs in the elementary school years instead of waiting for middle and high school.

Teaching little kids …

4 Tricky Spanish Topics for English Speakers and How to Teach Them Smoothly

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As Spanish educators, we basically have magical powers.

We can anticipate our students’ confusions and nip them in the bud before they manifest!

While doing this, we even have the skills, experience and knowledge to inspire students, keeping them

Words with Friends: 8 Awesome Ideas for Spanish Creative Writing Lessons

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Are you ready to start exercising the right side of your students’ brains?

The right side is the right side.

We tend to focus our language lessons on the left side of the brain, where the logical faculties reside.

We …

AP Spanish Exam Success: 8 Essential Tips to Ensure Your Students Pass with Flying Colors

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Every year, we start with one goal in mind: to see each student in our class score a 5 on the AP Spanish Language and Culture Exam.

It’s the epitome of a teaching masterpiece—in fact, you could say it’s …