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Get with the Times: 6 Reasons Why You Need a Spanish Class Website


Do your students love the internet as much as mine ? I’m betting your answer is a solid yes!

Most people today spend more time online than doing anything else except breathing.

What’s more, depending on their age, kids spend …

All the Essential, Must-cover Spanish Words for Kids


First words are pretty important. Just ask babies.

Words like “mama” and “dada,” (or, as in the case of my own child, “dog,”) all convey a powerful feeling. Food, fun, affection—the power of such human experiences can last a lifetime.…

Visas, Apps and Taxes, Ahh! The Panic-free Guide to Finding Your Dream Spanish Teaching Job Abroad


It must have been those tapas.

When I arrived home from my spring semester abroad in Salamanca, Spain, my parents thought I had gotten it out of my system.

After all, I had spent nearly six months in Spain, practicing

How to Be a Good Spanish Teacher: 13 Rules to Live By


We Spanish teachers know that enthusiasm for our work is important.

But is it enough?

Not even close.

Teaching Spanish is much more than just a job. Whether you call it a vocation, a calling or a passion, teaching Spanish …

6 Spanish Tutoring Ideas That’ll Take Your Lessons to the Next Level


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


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


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 …