Features

How to Train Your English Teacher

Teaching English online is exploding in popularity, which is great news for teachers and learners as it...

Sharing Selfie Improvement

Outside singles competitions—say, in tennis or the shot put or figure skating—there are very few truly individual...

Oct. 5 is #WorldTeachersDay

October 5 is World Teachers' Day and this year the theme is "Young Teachers: The Future...

Meeting Teachers’ Needs to Help Dyslexic Students Succeed

The beginning of a new year always brings new education policies and strategies. U.S. educators currently find...

Literacy

Taking the Fear Out of Dyslexia

It has only been in the last decade or so that dyslexia has been recognized as a legitimate...

Free English Lessons in the UK for Non-native Speakers

Long-established group of English-language schools, British Study Centres (BSC) is now offering free English lessons for local, non-native speakers....

Reading in Any Language Improves Reading Levels in English

A new study shows early reading in any language helps children learn to read English. The study, titled...

Introduction to Teaching Adult ELLs

Published by Cambridge University Press, Teaching Adult English Language Learners is a...

World Language News

Hungarian Language Skill Amendment Accepted

From 2020, high school graduates in Hungary are required to possess at least one upper-intermediate language certificate or...

10 Best Foreign Language Horror Movies for Halloween

Some say love is the universal language of humanity, but fear can work just as well. We’ve compiled a list of foreign language...

The App Educating the Children of Pakistan’s Slums

A new app called Taleemabad is bridging the gap of students overlooked by traditional schooling in Pakistan....

New Unified Inkutut Writing System Approved

The national Inuit organization of Canada has decided on a new standard of writing for a unified Inkutut...

Resources

Indigenous-Language-Friendly Approach to Digital Learning and Data

The New Zealand Ministry of Education has chosen Edsby as the educational tool to form the basis...

Languages

Free English Lessons in the UK for Non-native Speakers

Long-established group of English-language schools, British Study Centres (BSC) is now offering free English lessons for local, non-native speakers....

Celebrate National Teach Spanish Day!

September 30 is National Teach Spanish Day. Launched by the American Association of Teachers of Spanish and...

Online Chat with Purpose

Chita Espino-Bravo offers advice on teaching and assessing conversation in a Spanish virtual course

Poll Finds out What Latino Voters Want in Presidential Candidate

UnidosUS, the United State’s largest nonprofit advocacy organization, has recently released its 2020...

Professional Development

How to Train Your English Teacher

Teaching English online is exploding in popularity, which is great news for teachers and learners as it...

Sharing Selfie Improvement

Outside singles competitions—say, in tennis or the shot put or figure skating—there are very few truly individual...

Empower Responsive Teaching for Every Literacy Learner

Irene Fountas and Gay Su Pinnell bring more than twenty-five years of research and classroom observation of...

Meaningful Professional Growth

Amanda Seewald offers a spoonful of thoughts from a teacher coachThe most...

Speaking by Numbers

Martha Edelson and Lori Langer de Ramirez share the consequences of motivation and affect in teaching...