I actually wanted to entitle this post, “How I maintain my fluency in Spanish and French as a non-native speaker,” but that title was too long. However, I really am going to tell you how I do it [...]
What’s the best way to teach vocabulary? A million ways. OK, that’s hyperbole. But, what I mean is, the more different ways you teach it, the better, because more activities equals more [...]
Are you wondering what to do when your administrators insist that you teach using the translation or grammar worksheet method? Educate your administrators! Are you tired of being evaluated by [...]
With a ratio of 36 students per teacher, how are the students going to get the one-on-one communication they need in order to become proficient in the target language? They’re not. But new [...]
This is part two in a series on how to use the target language 90-100%. This month we will explore more strategies that facilitate the use of the target language in the classroom. We will [...]
Are you struggling to use the target language 90-100% in your world language classroom? Here are a few tips that have worked well for me.