Collaborative learning should be an essential element for world language teachers who want their students to understand, enjoy, and use that new language.
A game-based unit includes structures, themes, and mechanisms for trial and error.
Blogger Suzie Boss shares 20 ideas for getting engaging projects going in your classroom.
An elementary library media specialist reviews apps along the revised Bloom's taxonomy. Apps for Remembering are covered in this first post of a six-part series. (Updated 10/2013)
The humanities teach students critical thinking and historical perspective, two crucial skills for success in our ever-accelerating future.
World Languages community discussion group facilitator Don Doehla uses project-based learning to teach foreign language and meet state standards. He supplies three lessons as examples.
Edutopia senior fellow Milton Chen on forging better relationships between U.S. and Latin American schools.
Shelly Blake-Plock weighs in on increasing student engagement by getting rid of textbooks.
Learning a language not one's own is still among the most powerful forces in education.
Guest blogger Eileen Mattingly suggests three foreign films - 'Whale Rider,' 'Please Vote for Me,' and 'Like Stars on Earth' - as fun starting points for globally-focused summer learning activities.
New doors open as these students learn an international perspective reinforced by four years of language study, global videoconferences, and travel abroad.
A partial-immersion K-12 Japanese-language program teaches students that it's easy to make friends if you speak the same tongue.
Native English and Spanish speakers come together in Casey Middle's Bilingual Program, tutoring one another as they study core subjects and electives in both languages.
Using the figurative language in adages as a warm-up exercise to get your students thinking—in any class.