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

Accessibility and Inclusivity in Language Education

Education, in general, is facing issues with providing students with accessibility options; likewise, that inevitably affects the field of...

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...

World Language News

Spanish on the rise in the United Kingdom

Despite Brexit raising concerns about isolation and lack of interest in other cultures, Spanish is becoming more popular in...

Spanish in the World

Last month, the Instituto Cervantes launched its yearbook, Spanish in the World 2019, with the latest data...

The challenges of minority languages: 1 in 4 children cannot speak Galician in Galicia...

Galician is a Romance language spoken in Galicia, a region in the northwestern corner of Spain. It is...

Supreme Court to Decide Future of 750,000 Young People

Tomorrow, November 12, the U.S. Supreme Court will hear oral arguments for three cases that will decide the...

Resources

Funding for Endangered Archive Digitization

Deadline: November 15The British Library’s Endangered Archives Programme is accepting applications for a new round...

Languages

‘Home of Hispanic Cultures’ to Open in Los Angeles

Toward the end of next year, the Cervantes Institute will open its first center in Los Angeles, which...

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

Professional Development

Accessibility and Inclusivity in Language Education

Education, in general, is facing issues with providing students with accessibility options; likewise, that inevitably affects the field of...

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...