Language Education & News

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 […]

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 […]