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Inspired Proficiency

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Mar 20, 2018

It’s the 4th episode of Inspired Proficiency - with Ashley Uyaguari! Inspired Proficiency is a podcast for language teachers created by language teachers - featuring interviews, tricks, resources, and tons of inspiration for your classroom!  In this episode Ashley talks about the following:

  • Brain Breaks with Annabelle Allen
  • A Games Panel with Courtney Miller and Amelia Eastin

Ashley and Annabelle chat about Annabelle’s tool box of Brain Breaks! Annabelle is well known for using these throughout her classes and workshops. She shares her expertise including brain break ideas, why, when and how! You’ll be inspired to get your students moving.  

The desk-free panel features 2 teachers sharing games! Amelia and Courtney teach at Midview High School in Northeast Ohio. Courtney teaches and Amelia teaches Spanish. These students are very lucky! They share games for fun community building and language production.


Episode Guests:

Annabelle Allen

Amelia Eastin

Courtney Miller


Things mentioned in this episode by Annabelle:


Selfies and Mannequin Challenge:


Rock Paper Scissors/ Serpent/ Evolution:

Parts of the body

Her Website

Her Blog

Upcoming Conferences

YouTube Channel and hundreds of videos of classroom activities and Brain breaks


Mentioned in Games Panel:

Camp Resources

Improv Encyclopedia


Links to resources:

World Language Classroom


La Maestra Loca

National Network for Early Language Learning

CI Lift Off

CI Posse

Inspired Proficiency Facebook Page

Ashley’s Workshops


The artwork for Inspired Proficiency was created by Julie Speno with music by Cody Crabb. Podcast editing done via Podcast Buddy