CI-based Methods

Learn why TPRS® is one of the most powerful methodologies in practice today

TPRS® (Teaching Proficiency through Reading and Storytelling, originated by Blaine Ray) is a powerful teaching methodology that is based on proven techniques and sound pedagogy. An input-based methodology, TPRS focuses on specific activities and techniques that expose the learner to an abundance of authentic language in a condensed period of time. It simulates a hybrid immersion experience by eliminating its flaws- INcomprehensible input and excessive amounts of time- while maintaining the powerfully effective aspects of an immersion experience: context, comprehensible messages, natural and useful language and a great deal of repetition. Want more detailed information about TPRS and other CI-based methods? Read on…