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In-Person or Via Zoom? Hybrid Doesn’t Work!

We agree 100% with this article. I have completely changed my teaching style when we are on Zoom. I use videos, Powerpoints, Boom Learning Cards and digital activities. We use the digital whiteboard and the Annotate function. When I teach in person, I use manipulatives: task cards, picture cards, games, and movement. How would you […]

10 Best Ways to Learn a Language in the Time of COVID.

Since the COVID-19 pandemic, virtually all classes have become virtual. So, what is the best way to learn a language while interacting through a video chat medium? Make sure that you and the host have high-speed, reliable internet. There is nothing worse than being booted out of a Zoom session or having your teacher freeze […]

Learning Spanish Effectively

by Gina Covello, Founder Habla Language Services I have come across many individuals who have studied Spanish in the past and want to be conversational but are very hindered by the negativity they received in high school or college classes. Now that you are an adult, you are learning Spanish to communicate; you are not […]

Rosetta Stone?

Rosetta Stone is clearly the biggest name in language education to date. Because they have marketed their product so much online as well as in kiosks in the mall, many people consider using this program to learn a language. As such, I receive many inquiries as to my opinion on its effectiveness. One of the […]


Here is a great New Year’s Blog posted by Transparent Spanish and reposted with permission. My New Year’s Resolution is to post more regularly to this blog. I am organizing the office as I write this and have completed digital conversion of Levels 1-3 for Conversational Spanish. One more level to go and that project […]