Creative Language Class: Celebrating 10 years!

Creative Language Class: Celebrating 10 years!

10 years.  One whole decade. Our very first blog post was published on Jan. 7, 2012. Kara and I were working together in Kentucky and learning about proficiency together. We were motivated to be more effective language teachers. Not everyone around us wanted to...
Teaching Vocabulary to Grow Proficiency

Teaching Vocabulary to Grow Proficiency

Growing our students’ vocabulary is a big part of our work as language teachers. They need to know WORDS to be able to communicate and make meaning of a new language.  But as you know, just because you teach it doesn’t mean they necessarily remember it.  ...