George Lucas Educational Foundation

Anxo Otero

French and Spanish Teacher at Palisades SD


  • World Languages

    4 Activities to Boost Target Language Vocabulary Acquisition

    To give his students repeated exposure to relevant vocabulary terms, the author relies on a tried-and-true tool: index cards.
  • Lesson Plans

    Using Twitter in World Language Classes

    Three ways to use tweets to introduce students to real uses of language in a context they’re likely already familiar with.
  • Communication Skills

    Socratic Seminars in World Language Classes

    Six tips for using the powerful discussion model with students who are still acquiring the target language.
  • Game-Based Learning

    Gamifying Your World Language Classes

    Online quiz programs weren’t designed for world language classes, so we have five tips for keeping students focused on the target language.