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Interview with Moni Carlisle

Moni Carlisle’s academic and career choices have allowed her to combine her love of teaching language with content focused curriculum design. Teaching in both the Washington Academy of Languages ELP Program and the assisted MBA program (focused on the Sustainability…

Language Buttons, if you please!

Language Buttons, if you please!

It’s pronounced [pɪn] not [pɛn], although depending on where you are from, it may be the same thing. Is windy and Wendy the same for you? Luckily, we can just call it a button! Washington Academy of Languages instructors have…

What To-Do Over Winter Break in Seattle

What To-Do Over Winter Break in Seattle

Steve Will, Advisor at Washington Academy of languages, has some great advice to stay busy over winter break! Many students choose to go home during Winter Vacation, but there are also some of us who will be staying in the…

Take a Trip with us!

Take a Trip with us!

Our levels 7 and 8 English Language Program students took a trip to the K5 newsroom. The students used this opportunity to see how to conduct smooth transitions in dialogue and how to conduct interviews. Take a trip with us…

A Russian Courage Kebab

A Russian Courage Kebab

By Adam McGarity, World Language Faculty Coordinator There’s no way around it…learning a language is hard work.  And sometimes, when you you’re exhausted in класс, buried in a textbook, or cross-eyed in front of a компьютер screen, it’s easy to forget…

Student Profile: Kristina Moller, M.Ed. in Adult Education with TESOL Certificate

Student Profile: Kristina Moller, M.Ed. in Adult Education with TESOL Certificate

by Libbie Stellas, Enrollment Advisor at CityU Kristina Moller knew she wanted to travel but she also knew she didn’t want to be a ‘tourist’. In college she had the opportunity to go to Thailand twice to travel and spend…