Teaching Spanish at PandaTree

As much as I love teaching English as a Second Language online, I also love teaching Spanish.  I found a company that hires teachers to teach Spanish and Mandarin online… PandaTree.  I filled out the online application and sent in my resume.  Within a day, I had a response and a request for an interview. […]

My VIPKID Adventure

After giving my resignation at my public school teaching job, I have been really trying to figure out what I’m going to do now.  At the moment, I am extremely burnt out of the public school situation and I really think I need at least a year off to get some of my energy back.  […]

Teachers Pay Teachers Store is now LIVE

Today marks the birthday of our Teachers Pay Teachers Store!  Come celebrate with us and download our free product:  Spelling Test Paper – Hoja Para Examen de Ortografia I have used these test sheets in my classroom all year when we do spelling tests.  It makes it much easier to read and it doesn’t waste […]

The “WHY” of My Bilingual Life

This project has been simmering in my brain for quite some time.  For several years now, I have wanted to put my resources up on Teachers Pay Teachers to share with others.  I don’t know why, but life kept getting in the way.  These last few months, I have been really disillusioned with the public […]

My Bilingual Life

Welcome!  I am Twila Godinez.  I was born and raised in southern Illinois and learned Spanish when I caught a love of the language when we visited a mission in Mexico when I was in sixth grade.  I studied and practiced until I became fully bilingual.  I have done many things with my language skills […]