How to Be a Good Language Teacher: 7 Tips for Success

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Are you a good language teacher?

I certainly hope you are! And if you’re reading this, at the very least you’re motivated to improve, even if you’re already excellent.

But even if you’re an amazing teacher, you can probably think …

10 Steps to Successfully Teaching a Foreign Language with Videos

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Do you remember being a student, walking into your classroom and seeing the VCR or DVD player at the front of the room?

You felt so excited and happy. Movie day!

Today, the technology has changed but the excitement …

Immersion Bilingual Education for Your Students and School: How to Get Started

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In a way, immersion bilingual education should be the goal of every language teacher.

After all, immersion most closely mimics the way we learn our first language.

And in teaching students a second language, we are already creating a bilingual

Looking for a Total Physical Response Lesson Plan? Here’s All You Need

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It appears that this TPR thing is not just a passing fad.

Although other trends have come and gone, TPR (Total Physical Response) has held steady as one of the preferred language teaching methodologies, ever since it was first introduced …

12 Incredible Apps for Organizing and Teaching Language Classes

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As technology surges in use, it’s increasingly reaching every area of our lives.

Your classroom is next—that is, if technology hasn’t gotten there already!

Times are changing quicker than we realize, leaving us language educators with no option but to …

CALL Me: The Tech Savvy Teacher’s Guide to Computer Assisted Language Learning

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Computer Assisted Learning (CAL) is all the rage these days.

Many educators seem to regard it as a kind of Holy Grail of student engagement.

There’s no surprise that this growing tech trend also led directly to Computer Assisted

7 Immersion Activities to Help Your Language Students Soar

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Wish you could whisk your class away to a country where the target language is spoken?

Have you daydreamed about planning a fully immersive trip for your students?

Want to make your classes potentially even more immersive and motivational