Apprenons à apprendre
Par ces temps d'auto-formation, d'orientation tout au long de la vie, de développement des compétences, nous sommes obligés de continuer à apprendre encore et encore. D'où la nécessité d'apprendre intelligemment. Nous ne mémorisons pas de la même façon les enseignements selon que nous les entendons ou que nous les voyons par exemple. Voici donc une infographie tirée des principes énoncés par le psychologue américain William GLASSER qui vous montre comment mieux retenir les informations qui…
What's "Authentic" about tasks in French class?
I've seen many teachers around me struggling to shift their thinking as it relates to having students perform authentic tasks in a second languag…
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How to Movie Talk in Spanish class
This past weekend at CI:Comprehensible Iowa Conference I went to a really great session on Movie Talk, from Haiyun Lu (@Haiyunlu & @ignitechinese on Twitter). You can tell that Haiyun in a teacher coach, because she did an excellent job explaining, letting us practice the skills on our own, and then elaborating with more detail. Movie Talk is a technique for language learning developed by Dr. Ashley Hastings. Here are a few more resources on the Movie Talk technique. Movie Talk - History…
Hybrid Language Teaching in Practice - Perceptions, Reactions, and Results | Berta Carrasco | Springer
This book allows readers to explore the inner workings of a hybrid class from the perspectives of two instructors with different pedagogical orientations, from the students’ perspectives, including learning outcomes and immediately practical teaching tools. The authors meet the challenge of how to
How learning a new language makes you more tolerant
Better job prospects and richer lives are among the many reasons to learn a foreign language, an expert on foreign language instruction writes.
In 2014, I attended a workshop with ACTFL trainer Laura Terrill that really got me thinking. Her clear-headed presentation and helpful book, The Keys to Planning for Learning (co-authored with Donna...
Teaching Proficiency Through Reading and Storytelling (TPRS) (The Routledge E-Modules on Contemporary Language Teaching)
Amazon.com: Teaching Proficiency Through Reading and Storytelling (TPRS) (The Routledge E-Modules on Contemporary Language Teaching) (9781138632813): Lichtman, Karen: Books