Monthly Archives: November 2016

From unconscious to conscious “competents”: how adults can learn new languages as if they were children

  Kids are “unconscious competents”. Most learn languages quickly and easily, seemingly without trying. Let’s copy them so we adults can dispel the myth that only children can learn new languages. I learned six languages after the age of 18. … Continue reading

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Top Ten Benefits of Global Kids Through Drama and English

“Highly intelligent play!” Sarka R., parent, Prague, Czech Republic Top Ten Benefits of Joining Global Kids Through Drama and English 1. Global awareness: Globalism is a defining feature of the 21st century world in which we live. Global Kids Through Drama … Continue reading

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The Power of Play

“Play is the work of the child.” – Maria Montessori Kids love to play.  Playing helps them to be happy, to explore, to create original thoughts and to express themselves without guidance.  Most importantly, playing helps children make sense of … Continue reading

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