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We Teach Languages Episode 58: Principles of Outstanding Language Teaching with Steve Smith

In ep 58, Steve Smith discusses principles for language instruction that will help teachers navigate the complexity of the current post-methods era. Between book/blog writing, academic study, and classroom teaching, Steve is a perennial source of useful information for language teachers. 

For links and show notes, visit https://weteachlang.com/2018/06/22/ep-58-with-steve-smith

We welcome feedback, resources, and diverse perspectives on this topic! To contribute to the conversation started here, leave us a voicemail or send a text message to (629)888-3398. Or you can follow us on Twitter @weteachlang or leave a comment at weteachlang.com.

WTL Midweek News & Updates Issue #17 – June 20, 2018

What's happening with the WTL podcast? How are people reacting to this week's episode? What are past guests and contributors up to? Find the answers to all these questions and more in our midweek news and updates issue #16.

To view issue #16, visit https://weteachlanguages.files.wordpress.com/2018/06/16-wtl-midweek-news-updates.pdf

We welcome feedback, resources, and diverse perspectives on this topic! To contribute to the conversation started here, contact us at https://weteachlang.com/contact/.

We Teach Languages Episode 57: CLIC Resources, TalkAbroad, and Online Teaching with Florencia Henshaw

In ep 57, Stacey interviews Dr. Florencia Henshaw, Director of the Center for Language Instruction and Coordination (CLIC) at the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign. Florencia discusses some of the resources CLIC has to offer teachers such as free online webinars, how the virtual exchange tool TalkAbroad is making a difference in Florencia's program, and some of the ways that second language acquisition ideas should be applied to online language teaching.  

For links and show notes, visit https://weteachlang.com/2018/06/15/ep-57-with-florencia-henshaw

We welcome feedback, resources, and diverse perspectives on this topic! To contribute to the conversation started here, leave us a voicemail or send a text message to (629)888-3398. Or you can follow us on Twitter @weteachlang or leave a comment at weteachlang.com.

WTL Midweek News & Updates Issue #16 – June 13, 2018

What's happening with the WTL podcast? How are people reacting to this week's episode? What are past guests and contributors up to? Find the answers to all these questions and more in our midweek news and updates issue #16.

To view issue #16, visit https://weteachlanguages.files.wordpress.com/2018/06/16-wtl-midweek-news-updates.pdf

We welcome feedback, resources, and diverse perspectives on this topic! To contribute to the conversation started here, contact us at https://weteachlang.com/contact/.

We Teach Languages Episode 56: How to Write Comprehensible Texts with Martina Bex

In ep 56, Stacey talks with Martina Bex, whom many listeners might recognize from her blog, the Comprehensible Classroom. Martina tells us about her journey of figuring out what works best for her and her students and outlines how teachers can write comprehensible texts for their students. If you want to create your own level-appropriate written and oral L2 texts in order to bring in culture or current events as content, this episode will get you started.  

For links and show notes, visit https://weteachlang.com/2018/06/08/ep-56-martina-bex

We welcome feedback, resources, and diverse perspectives on this topic! To contribute to the conversation started here, leave us a voicemail or send a text message to (629)888-3398. Or you can follow us on Twitter @weteachlang or leave a comment at weteachlang.com.

WTL Midweek News & Updates Issue #15 – June 6, 2018

What's happening with the WTL podcast? How are people reacting to this week's episode? What are past guests and contributors up to? Find the answers to all these questions and more in our midweek news and updates issue #15.

To view issue #15, visit https://weteachlanguages.files.wordpress.com/2018/06/15-wtl-midweek-news-updates.pdf

We welcome feedback, resources, and diverse perspectives on this topic! To contribute to the conversation started here, contact us at https://weteachlang.com/contact/.