As someone who teaches SITES and spent a semester doing original research into the impact of gestures on language learning, I’m really into this kind of contextualized language teaching. Read more about how movement and visuals can help you learn (or teach!) a language: http://www.medicalnewstoday.com/articles/289162.php
Feb 9, 2015
There are a number of language learning tools out there, and especially when it comes to self-study, it really helps to find the resources that are fun for you. Something that I finally got around to trying is a website called Lang-8. It is essentially a website for blogging / journaling in a language that(…)
Have you wondered how accessible are foreign language studies to students in North Korea, either academically or self-taught? What languages do they have access to and what are the popular ones? Click here to find out.
Feb 2, 2015
Great news! New York City will be expanding dual-language programs in public schools starting in the coming school year. The city’s schools chancellor, Carmen Fariña, recognizes the benefit of knowing more than one language in this globalized world, saying, “It’s one thing to go out with Japanese businessmen who all speak English; it’s another thing(…)