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On Being a Language Teacher: A Personal and Practical Guide to Success

Norma Lopez-Burton and Denise Minor


This book provides an innovative, personal approach to second language teaching. Through illustrative personal anecdotes, this text guides new and aspiring language teachers through key pedagogical strategies while encouraging productive reflection by classroom veterans. In a market dominated by dense theoretical approaches to language pedagogy, this text provides a practical set of teaching tools for educators at all levels.

Keywords: second language teaching, language teachers, pedagogical strategies, classroom, theoretical approaches, teaching tools, education

Bibliographic Information

Print publication date: 2014 Print ISBN-13: 9780300186895
Published to Yale Scholarship Online: May 2014 DOI:10.12987/yale/9780300186895.001.0001


Affiliations are at time of print publication.

Norma Lopez-Burton, author

Denise Minor, author