Language Education & News

4 Ways of Learning English (or other languages)

Learning English: A Glimpse Through the Eyes of a Recent Immigrant by Gina Covello, Founder Habla Language Services I interviewed Francy M who arrived from Columbia seven months ago.  The majority of the interview was conducted in Spanish because she is still learning English. Francy started studying English in her home country in high school, […]

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 […]

An Interview with the Secretary of Education, Arne Duncan

“Studies have shown that students who learn foreign languages in school actually realize other cognitive benefits that can make a difference in their academic career.” Arne Duncan is a proponent of language learning and exchange programs. Click here to read his interview with the Language Educator Magazine.