New ACIS Destination Video: Spain

There are few better feelings than the one after you’ve successfully put a new language into practice. Even it’s something simple, like ordering tapas or asking for directions, knowing that ...

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New Classroom Activity: Ovid and The Art of Love

The modern date night may be dinner and a movie – but how did Ancient Romans approach romance? Latin instructor Skye Shirley has put together an engaging classroom activity that ...

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6 French Language & Culture Podcasts for Students

Podcasts are more than just a technological fad: they can be great tools for learning, both independently and in a more formal classroom setting. Whether you’re a French instructor, a student ...

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Celebrate National Poetry Month in Your Language Classes

Happy National Poetry Month! April is dedicated to exploring the poetic art form, and while Language Arts is usually the go-to subject for classroom integration, including poetry in a foreign language ...

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Language Learning Methods You Can Do from Anywhere

Language Learning Methods You Can Do from Anywhere

If you’re an avid language learner (or you’re looking inspire the next generation thereof), you’re always looking for new ways to learn a new language outside the classroom. Well, look ...

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Second Language Acquisition by the Numbers [Infographic]

Learning a second (or third) language can be life-changing. Gaining access to foreign cultures on a deeper level and conversing with people in their native tongue is a unique experience ...

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10 Language Learning Activities Using Current Events

10 Language Learning Activities Using Current Events

Language learning activities using current events are a fantastic way to show your students what they’re learning in your class has an impact in the outside world. Answering the questions, ...

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5 Language Learning Activities to Simulate Traveling Abroad

5 Language Learning Activities to Simulate Traveling Abroad

Going abroad is far and away the best method for learning a foreign language. There’s nothing like immersing yourself in a culture to create the incentive to use a foreign ...

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10 Ways to Speak French in Your Hometown

10 Ways to Speak French in Your Hometown

Two weeks ago, we published 10 Ways to Speak Spanish in Your Hometown, the first article in a new series highlighting ways in which language learners can practice wherever they ...

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