Teachers Learning Spanish

Its not unusual for students to learn Spanish in a class but teachers learning Spanish is becoming a new necessity for communicating with students and their families in their own language. So on the day that Socorro Nelson was singing a simple verse to teach new...

Language Development Hindered By Background TV

A new study has shown that having the television on while you play with your toddler may result in language development hindered by background TV. The content of what is on the TV was not significant for this study; the attention of both parents and children was the...

Dual Language Programs On The Rise

Students spend half of their day in English-speaking classes and the other half learning in French, Spanish, Portuguese and Mandarin.  Dual language programs are booming in Utah.  Educators in half of the state’s 41 school districts are preparing their students...

10 Tips For Learning A Foreign Language

I’ve always enjoyed Italian opera and their cuisine as well as culture Dante Alighieri to Umberto Eco which caused me to create this article on 10 tips for learning a foreign language.  This is why I decided to sit down and learn a new language. I made many...