Fluency Matters will train you to become a Language Facilitator.

  • The extensive experience of our presenters means that you receive training that is specifically designed to facilitate acquisition with all ages and levels.
  • See for yourself why comprehensible input (CI) is necessary to facilitate acquisition and develop FLUENCY.
  • Experience a demonstrations of a wide variety of CI-based approaches, including TPRS, story-based instruction, story asking, storytelling, MovieTalk, video-based strategies, music-based techniques, etc.
  • Get concise, step-by-step instruction for incorporating TPRS (Teaching Proficiency Through Reading and Storytelling) and other CI-based approaches into your existing lessons and curriculum.
  • Lean how the principles of SLA should inform your classroom practices.
  • View video clips of TPRS and TCI strategies in action in real language classrooms.
  • Exceed the 90% Target! Experience proven activities that increase student engagement and maximize classroom use of the target language.
  • Learn a wide variety of cutting-edge strategies, which raise the bar for student proficiency and overall communicative competence.
  • Learn easy-to-implement, effective reading strategies which accelerate language acquisition and increase reading comprehension while developing students who love to read in the target language.
  • Learn powerful questioning strategies that can be immediately implemented in any language classroom, regardless of one’s skill / experience with TPRS.
  • Learn how to boost your foreign language program and lower attrition rates through powerful, strategies proven to result in acquisition.
  • See a variety story-based approaches proven to accelerate and enhance language acquisition.
  • Learn and practice easy-to-implement personalization techniques that will engage even your most reluctant language learners.
  • Discover innovative and effective reading strategies that will increase comprehension and help students develop a love for reading in the target language.
  • Learn tips for creating cognitively-engaging and culturally-connected lessons.
  • See how easy it is to improve grammatical accuracy by providing quality input (CI) and extensive level-appropriate reading.
  • Learn practical, easy-to-implement strategies that inherently help you accomplish ACTFL’s World Readiness Standards.
  • Experience powerful activities and tasks that are so fun, engaging and effective that students won’t even realize they are “learning.”
  • Learn how to perform comprehension checks and summative assessments that encourage and guide students to communicate exclusively in the Target Language.
  • Discover differentiated questioning techniques that ensure success for even your most hard-to-reach/teach students.
  • Learn scaffolded reading techniques that help ALL students–regardless of literacy level and linguistic ability–to reach their full potential.
  • Discover effective ways to quickly assess students and develop appropriate rubrics to measure proficiency.
  • Learn quick and easy tricks to convert your classroom into a language- and culture-rich environment.
  • Create a low-stress classroom environment that promotes student confidence and enthusiasm
  • Learn how to modify your current foreign language lessons/materials to more effectively meet the needs of your students.
  • Learn how to incorporate Fluency Matters’ comprehension-based readers and TPRS books into your existing curriculum.
  • Less is more! Learn how to strategically simplify your current lessons to ensure acquisition for all learners.
  • Discover innovative ways to organize and prioritize your current collection of instructional strategies to make your lessons even more effective.

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Firsthand Experience!

Experience a demonstrations of a wide variety of CI-based approaches, including TPRS, story-based instruction, story asking, storytelling, MovieTalk, video-based strategies, music-based techniques, etc.

See for yourself why comprehensible input (CI) is necessary to facilitate acquisition and develop FLUENCY.

Experience a variety story-based approaches that are proven to accelerate and enhance language acquisition.

Learn with Master Teachers

The extensive experience of our presenters means that you receive training that is specifically designed to facilitate acquisition with all ages and levels.

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