Think Outside the Border

“You have superpowers. I know this because you can transform kids from haters of Latin to lovers of Latin!” -Kimberly

Recent Blog Posts

Can you learn a language by watching TV?

Several years ago, my wife was talking a young woman from the French speaking section of Switzerland. The Swiss woman spoke with impeccable English. My wife asked her... "Where did you learn English?" She smiled.  "I like the show Friends.  For years, I watched it in...

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Standing ovation for Kristina.

Kudos to Fully Raw Kristina for being willing, and bold enough, to take a public stand where few are willing to take a public stand. Though this conversation may feel a bit awkward, I recommend all of my high school students watch this. In our culture, this is a...

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All we need is just a little patience.

Tomorrow, my daughter and I leave Ireland.  She and I have been here exploring for several weeks.  Here for work, and for play. Long story short, she has a friend over here who invited her to come for a few weeks.  So, here we are. I come to Europe every chance I...

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