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WHAT WORKS IN EDUCATION The George Lucas Educational Foundation

World Languages

Explore and share tips, strategies, and resources for helping students develop in world languages.
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The Elephant in the Language Classroom

Collaborative learning should be an essential element for world language teachers who want their students to understand, enjoy, and use that new language.

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Do's & Don'ts For Teaching English-Language Learners

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Help Needed: Resources for Spanish Classroom

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Do's & Don'ts For Teaching English-Language Learners

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Help Needed: Resources for Spanish Classroom

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