The Language Teacher’s Paradox: To Truly Teach the Language You Need to Forget About Teaching. It’s All About Communicating.

Why is so much of foreign language teaching ineffective? Why are so many students leaving foreign language programs without being able to understand, much less use the language? One major factor is time. Many foreign language programs here in the U.S. are for only 4-5 hours a week, for four years (or less). At the … [Read more…]