Martina Bex is getting even!!!!

Ugh, Martina, seriously, enough with the blog post titles written in third person!! So annoying! Almost as annoying as WASTING MY LIFE TRYING TO GET PEOPLE TO TAKE DOWN MY COPYRIGHTED DOCUMENTS FROM PUBLIC WEBSITES!!   Thanks to all of my super sleuth friends that have been sending me more….and more…and more…and more…links to my…

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Meet Katrina Griffin, NECTFL Nominee for ACTFL Teacher of the Year

This year’s NECTFL Nominee for ACTFL Teacher of the Year is Katrina Griffin. Katrina is the lead German teacher and World and Classical Languages Department Chair at North County High School in Glen Burnie, Maryland. She has held leadership positions in the Maryland Foreign Language Association (MFLA) and her local chapter of AATG. Her list of involvements in the field…

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Celebrate {inter}National TPRS® Day!: Save 20%

Today is the most exciting day of the year for anyone whose teaching or learning has been touched by TPRS®! It is {inter}National TPRS® Day! …not yet an official holiday, but it should be! Today is Blaine Ray’s birthday, and what better day to celebrate the JOY that we have found through his creation, TPRS®! Like any child, TPRS®…

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Handouts from COFLT WAFLT 2016

The handouts from my presentations at COFLT/WAFLT this past weekend in Portland are available in this Google Drive folder. Although the slideshows are abridged, all of the slides with key information are still there. I’d really appreciate feedback on my presentations–what was helpful, what was not helpful, what was confusing, what stood out, etc.–so that I can…

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Meet Grant Boulanger, CSCTFL Nominee for ACTFL Teacher of the Year

This year’s CSCTFL Nominee for ACTFL Teacher of the Year is Grant Boulanger. Grant is a Spanish teacher at Skyview Middle School near St. Paul, MN. He has been teaching languages in a variety of contexts since graduating from Gustavus Adolphus College in 1997. He cofounded a bilingual, project-based arts high school, taught middle school immersion in one…

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