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Summer Internship Programs for High School Students

I want to share what I did with my high school students this past summer, and I believe that it was a wonderful experience for them with great benefits. 993 more words

Best Practices

Foreign Language Speaking or Writing Activity that Begins with Two Words

To begin this activity, show students two pictures that are different in some way.  Ask them to take a close look and interpret how they are different.  132 more words


Cultural Connections in the Foreign Language Classroom - from Novice to Advanced

The Peace Corps has been working internationally for more than 50 years in more than 139 countries. The Peace Corps has kept true to its mission over the years, “to promote world peace and friendship.”  The Peace Corps is more vital than ever, working in collaboration with partner organizations and using cutting-edge technologies and well-tested best practices to enhance impact. 277 more words

Classroom Procedures

Building Community and Confidence in the Foreign Language Classroom

Teachers need to assist students in taking an active and involved role in their language learning.  A great first step is to create a classroom culture and climate that promotes communication, collaboration, respect and responsibility.  200 more words

Classroom Procedures

Center for Civil and Human Rights is Open

If you have not yet visited the Center for Civil and Human Rights, chances are you’ve heard of it.  Well if you follow me, you’ve definitely heard of it because I’ve been periodically sharing the progress of the center with you.   107 more words


Teaching Global Citizenship in the World Language Classroom

The world we live in is becoming more and more interconnected every minute of every day.  No longer are people only citizens and residents of  the place they live, but rather we all inhabit the planet together.  216 more words

Classroom Procedures