• Self-confidence: the key in any learning process

    As I mentioned in my article about limits, a lack of self-confidence is the number one psychological limit I witness in my classes. Unfortunately, this is a very common issue nowadays: self-confidence, self-love or self-care are still taboo or misunderstood notions. However, it is the key in any learning process. But what is it exactly?

  • The school system: how our societies destroy people

    What I refer to here as "the school system" is the traditional public school system in countries like Canada or France (or similar societies). The big majority of young people going through these school systems become anxious adults with a huge lack of self-confidence. Why is that? Let’s take a closer look at the school system, or how our societies destroy people instead of building them up.

  • Limits in learning a new language

    Today I want to talk about limits. When you start learning a new language as an adult, you may think that you won’t be as good as this person, or that you can’t do this or that; but what are the real limits in learning a new language?

  • The French box

    One of the first things I tell my students is that their French box is already there, and together we are going to make it grow. But what do I mean by ‘French box’? Let’s explore that together.