Improving Language Acquistion & Learning via Music

By Barbara Sicot | April 8, 2014
Music in the World Language Classroom

To many people across the globe, music is an important part of everyday life. Whether Flamenco in Sevilla, opera in Milan, techno in Munich or American pop in Los Angeles, music brings people together and helps define unique cultures. In addition to its... read more

Connecting Communities with Place-Based Language Education

By Aline Germain-Rutherford | April 3, 2014
Coventry Village School

That is a really wonderful reason to teach a language; you are preserving heritage and a connection to the past; it connects our second, third, fourth generation descendants of French Canadians to their current families and their own heritage” (M.... read more

Language Learning in a Digital Environment

By Jane Swift | March 27, 2014
Language Learning

You may have noticed that over the past several months there have been numerous studies on the benefits of learning a new language. It seems like almost every week there’s a new story on how learning a language can be good for you. It helps better prepare... read more