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7 Essential Online Teaching Tools Every Language Teacher Should Have

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Having a hard time keeping up with the latest tools for online teachers?

Chances are, you’re probably feeling excited, and maybe a little overwhelmed.

The days of simple PDF files and email correspondence ended with the ’00s. These days, online …

Remixing Assessment in Language Teaching with 5 Fun Activities

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What’s the first thing that comes to mind when you hear the word “assessment?”

Probably more of the same reading comprehension exercises and multiple choice bubbles.

What about…fun?

I know, I know. “Assessment” and “fun” don’t even belong in the …

Go Pro: How to Become a Foreign Language Professor and Get Paid for Passion

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Do you have a love for sharing your hobbies, interests and culture with others?

Does the thought of getting paid for that sound like a dream come true?

Well, guess what? You can!

With a passion for teaching and a …

Everything You Need to Know About Using the Suggestopedia Method of Teaching

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Welcome to another day at the Language Teaching Method Buffet!

We sure hope you’re hungry, because there’s a lot to choose from.

Maybe you want a little grammar-translation.

Or perhaps your appetite craves some total physical response, with …

Everything in Its Place: 3 Context-set Language Lessons

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Have you ever gone grocery shopping without a list?

It might seem like a good idea at first.

But then you wander aimlessly.

You have some vague idea of what you need and why you need it… but that idea …

The Silent Way: An Unconventional Language Teaching Method

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Throughout history, many trends in the world of language teaching have come and gone.

Some have graced us with just a brief visit.

Others have stood the test of time and become part of the training of language teachers the …

Got Foreign Language Teaching Certification? 5 Online Programs

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There’s nothing quite like it.

It’s a dynamic and fast-paced job.

It gives you the chance to influence lives while immersing yourself in language and culture.

You want to be a foreign language teacher, and who could …