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Half of Foreign Teachers in Heilongjiang Have No Proper Qualification

“The head of two foreign language training agencies in the city of Harbin have been questioned by police for allegedly allowing foreign teachers without proper qualifications on their payroll. 30 more words

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Christie, NJ officials head to Mexico

“The governor also said he will not attempt to speak Spanish during the trip.

‘You have to know what you’re good at and what you’re not good at, I never have been really good at foreign languages,’ Christie said. 27 more words

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Internationalization of U.S. education

“The Modern Language Association and the American Council on the Teaching of Foreign Languages promote early language learning, study abroad and long sequences of language learning to develop high-level skills. 108 more words

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University purchases language software

“The University Library system recently purchased a new language learning software named Mango, which is intended to help students, faculty and staff learn new languages more quickly and help them practice outside the classroom free of charge. 54 more words

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How I quadrupled the number of pupils taking German in my school

Award-winning modern languages teacher Sara Davidson explains why the most important language in Europe still has a cloud hanging over it

Keeping students entertained along the way helps. 41 more words

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Is French the language of the future?

“The language beloved by Parisian poets, Russian aristocrats and pretentious grad students is set to reclaim its title when it becomes the world’s most commonly spoken language by the year 2050, according to… 20 more words

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Christine Lagarde to be investigated for alleged role in political fraud case

IMF chief and former finance minister says decision to investigate her for alleged negligence is unfounded

The head of the International Monetary Fund, Christine Lagarde, has been charged with “simple negligence” over her handling of a controversial €400m payout to French business tycoon Bernard Tapie when she was finance minister.” 12 more words

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