Why Students Need to Read More

Many students focus too much on speaking English. They become obsessed with speaking and often ignore reading. Maybe they find reading boring, or they think it’s not as useful. This is a huge mistake and actually slows down their learning. It also stops students...

Finland Stops Teaching Subjects like Maths and History

Schools in Finland are some of the best in the world; according to the PISA rankings*, Finland’s education system is the 3rd best, beaten only by China and Singapore. This is why the dramatic changes are so surprising. The Finnish system is already so good; will...

How I Became Fluent: 7 Tips on Learning languages

I was not brought up bilingual; I didn’t start learning a second language until High School.  But I have become fluent in 3. I studied French and Spanish academically and I have taught myself Portuguese without ever entering a classroom. I now teach English as a...