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November 2019

In general, one could say that one of the primary reasons for many of the overall failures in the American educational system is that teachers routinely speak to their students, in all subjects, using rates of words per minute that

One day I was watching my classes being taught by a teacher new to the method. I was coaching her from the side of the room. Being new to it, she went extremely slowly. The kids responded beautifully, due to the excessive

The words in French, Spanish and English - Mais/Pero/But! - can be bleated. This is one of the funniest thing that occurs in my classes, and it occurs all the time. But it is hard to explain and may not resonate with some.