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Ask Away: 5 Questions for an Online Student of French

Ask Away: 5 Questions for an Online Student of French

July 11, 2019

Student Voices, Ask Away Interviews

Claire’s school didn’t offer French, so she enrolled in an online course taught by Montana public school teachers. Hear about her experience as an online student, and also how she supplements her coursework with immersive experiences.

Ask Away: 5 Questions for a Sophomore Student of Arabic

Ask Away: 5 Questions for a Sophomore Student of Arabic

June 13, 2019

Student Voices, Ask Away Interviews

Mariah loves that her Arabic sets her apart from those learning more commonly taught languages in high school. Hear about her class’s recent experience connecting with a native speaker virtually.

One Year in China: A Student Reflects

One Year in China: A Student Reflects

June 6, 2019

Student Voices

University of Delaware grad Evangelista shares how an unforgettable study abroad experience in China made a lasting impact on her language learning and on her life. 

Looking Ahead: A Future Language Educator Explores Her Next Steps

Looking Ahead: A Future Language Educator Explores Her Next Steps

May 30, 2019

Languages & Careers, Student Voices, Future Educator Stories

Future teacher of Arabic, Casey, has been sharing her journey with us across several posts.  With her master’s degree in hand, she’s now off to a new adventure: becoming a resident teacher at an independent school! 

Ask Away: 5 Questions for a Student Translator at UMass Amherst

Ask Away: 5 Questions for a Student Translator at UMass Amherst

May 23, 2019

Student Voices, Ask Away Interviews

Margot began translating as a way to practice her French language skills. Learn about her experience translating for UMass Amherst’s student multilingual publication and the pride she takes in her work as a translator!

Ask Away: 5 Questions for a Future Lawyer and High School Student of Finnish

Ask Away: 5 Questions for a Future Lawyer and High School Student of Finnish

April 25, 2019

Student Voices, Ask Away Interviews

Lex shares how language immersion camp—a family activity that soon became a yearly trip—has helped him to explore his heritage.  (Also, his favorite word in Finnish is really fun!) 

Ask Away: 5 Questions for a 5th Grade Student of Finnish

Ask Away: 5 Questions for a 5th Grade Student of Finnish

April 18, 2019

Student Voices, Ask Away Interviews

5th grader Sylvi is learning Finnish at home with her dad and in a variety of immersion settings, from Saturday school to travel and summer camp! 

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#WhySpeakChinese Contest 2019: Win Tickets to China

#WhySpeakChinese Contest 2019: Win Tickets to China

April 12, 2019

Contests & Initiatives

Lead with Languages is happy to partner once again with Asia Society and Chineasy on the #Chinosity #WhySpeakChinese contest, which runs from April 8 – June 8, 2019.  Submit a video and share with your network for the chance to win airfare to China!

Ask Away: 5 Questions for a Peace Corps Volunteer in Francophone Benin

Ask Away: 5 Questions for a Peace Corps Volunteer in Francophone Benin

April 11, 2019

Ask Away Interviews

In addition to relying on her French to navigate daily experiences, Julia is also learning local language Bariba while teaching English abroad. 

Lead with Haitian Creole

Lead with Haitian Creole

April 10, 2019

Language-Specific Resources

More than 10 million people in Haiti speak the Haitian Creole language, including those in the Caribbean, U.S., Canada, and France. Learn more about this important bridge to Haitian culture, connections, and potential professional opportunities.