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More language for your click: 3 simple ways to make Freerice teach you more

More language for your click: 3 simple ways to make Freerice teach you more

Wiktor K. June 28, 2014 0

From the word go, I was charmed by the idea behind Freerice – get a question right, click through to the next one, help fight world hunger. This worked for my English students, worked

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Guerrilla Language Learning Update: German Learning Habit Revived With 7 Apps

Guerrilla Language Learning Update: German Learning Habit Revived With 7 Apps

Wiktor K. June 6, 2014 1

For the past few days, I’ve been learning German again, and this time more new elements have fallen into place. This is just a quick re-cap of how I’m doing. Remember – my goal

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How To Learn a Language From a Hole In the Wall

How To Learn a Language From a Hole In the Wall

Wiktor K. April 25, 2014 0

Okay, let’s start again. One professor with a TED Prize wish tells a hall full of English teachers that sometimes kids learn best with no teachers around. Teachers react differently. Teachers have discussions. Teachers

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How Sugata Mitra Annoyed English Teachers (& why I care)

Wiktor K. April 5, 2014 13

What is the role of good teaching? Why does learning sometimes happen on its own? Is there something children cannot learn independently? These were some questions brought about by Saturday’s morning plenary talk at

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Language Learning and MOOCs – what Coursera can teach polyglots

Language Learning and MOOCs – what Coursera can teach polyglots

Wiktor K. March 9, 2014 0

I’m taking a quick break from my busy studying schedule to write this post. It’s not the first time I’ve written about MOOCs and the importance of online courses for language learners. But this

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Help Kickstart Papora – learn a new language online with great kicstarter rewards!

Wiktor K. February 16, 2014 4

This is a very quick post, as there is not much time to let you guys take action. A new language learning initiative needs your help on Kickstarter. For anyone serious about foreign language

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