Articles about language education


Learning Languages is a Subconscious Process | The Linguist

Last updated: 08/17/2018

Language learning is essentially a subconscious process. I saw these words in a LinkedIn post from a group I belong to that includes language teachers. The topic of discussion was

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Trust is everything (story of a student)

Last updated: 08/09/2018

Trust is everything (story of a student) As a tutor, I have to do with people. Students and parents. I am the person who goes to their home very often. I am the person who meets th

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3 Tips for Your Next Adventure Travel Trip

Last updated: 08/09/2018

Maybe you're an adventure traveler who likes to explore a country on your own. But traveling to a country where you don't understand the language can be intimidating. Yes, you can

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Virtual Exchanges in the Foreign Language Classroom - The FLTMAG

Last updated: 08/09/2018

Virtual Exchanges in the Foreign Language Classroom Posted On 20 Jun, 2013 - With 0 Comments By Theresa Schenker, PhD, Language Program Director of German at Yale University. In th

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Mike Long's Task Based Language Teaching and Native Speakerism - TEFL Equity Advocates and Academy

Last updated: 08/07/2018

In April I had the pleasure of finally reading Mike Long’s Second Language Acquisition and Task Based Language Teaching. I was incredibly impressed with the academic rigour, the

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This year, consider… 1) A vocabulary brainstorming station

Last updated: 08/05/2018

In the post-vocabulary list era, we know that vocabulary presented repeatedly in context is the higher road.  In that light, what are some practices teachers have found to help le

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Sights and Sounds from the 1st Week of LeBron James’s New I Promise School for At-Risk Kids in His Hometown of Akron, Ohio

Last updated: 08/05/2018

This article is one in a series at The 74 that profiles the heroes, victories, success stories, and random acts of kindness found at schools all across America. Read more of our re

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#clearthelist June 2018: Learning Languages When Busy

Last updated: 08/02/2018

On the podcast, there were some great episodes with both guests and co-host. Don't miss out on my conversation with Ellen Jovin, reminding us all what matters most in language lear

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International Friendship Day! - Let's celebrate together!

Last updated: 08/02/2018

The 30th of July is international friendship day! Many great friendships have started with shared language learning. Many friendships would not be possible at all without a second

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Grammar fun! Adjective Order Strips - Language Teaching Professionals

Last updated: 07/29/2018

“What a strange, long trip it’s been.” “She was a cool long woman in a black dress.” “The winding and long road—That leads to your door.” Do the lyrics above sou

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