A Life Teaching Languages: A Memoir from Mississippi to the by Linda Watkins-Goffman

By Linda Watkins-Goffman

Everyone faces crossroads. whereas now not everybody meets on the related crossroads, all of us juggle a number of identities. it's those roles--sometimes conflicting and different instances becoming jointly seamlessly--that Linda Watkins-Goffman explores in A existence instructing Languages: A Memoir from Mississippi to the Bronx.   


In this memoir of an educator, Watkins-Goffman bargains insights she has received from her years of touring, educating, and writing and stocks how her reports have formed her instructing philosophy. based on Watkins-Goffman, lecturers needs to converse authentically to educate successfully and, to complete this, they need to attach their very own reports ultimately with these in their scholars. The tales she tells are certain to resonate with pre-service and practising lecturers alike. Her reflections approximately her personal reports might be priceless to readers who plan to develop into ESL educators, or those that easily search concept approximately teaching.


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