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“After teaching from both Breaking the French Barrier and Breaking the Spanish...

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  • About Us

    Founded in 1997 by educators, Breaking the Barrier is a global leader in print and digital language learning. Featuring instruction in Spanish, French and English, Breaking the Barrier offers students the fastest path to true language fluency.

    Our Mission:

    To help the world communicate - better - by offering the best materials available for mastering a new language.

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    Good for your Brain, Good for our World

    Last month we offered an article that discussed the cognitive benefits of learning a language. In addition to improving the health...

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    What makes Bill Gates feel “stupid”

    In a recent Reddit “Ask Me Anything” session, Microsoft founder Bill Gates admitted “I feel pretty stupid that I don’t know...

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Conference Schedule

  • September 24-26, 2015 FLAVA

    Foreign Language Association of Virginia http://flavaweb.org Williamsburg Doubletree Hotel, Williamsburg, Virginia

  • October 15-17, 2015 ICTFL

    Illinois Council on the Teaching of Foreign Languages http://www.ictfl.org Tinley Park Convention Center, Tinley Park, Illinois

  • October 22-23, 2015 MIWLA

    Michigan World Language Association http://www.miwla.org Lansing Center, Lansing, Michigan

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