François Thibaut teaches children how to speak French. His…enthusiasm for what he is teaching is legendary…Read more
There’s a world of difference between teaching young children a language with methods designed for them, such as the Thibaut Technique, and teaching them with methods adapted from lessons for adults…Read more
Professor Toto is a system of lively, colorful animated characters who engage children through appealing foreign language stories and lively play that encourages students to sing songs and answer question… Read more
Because Professor Toto and his funny characters make children laugh, they pay attention and learn…Read more
In Manhattan’s Upper East Side, well-to-do parents line up around the block to enroll their infants and toddlers in François Thibaut’s Language classes…Read more
Once our daughter got past her initial confusion of a Spanish-only setting, she was engaged by the fast-paced, lively class…Read more
…Visual and musical animations, interactive and dynamic conception, and pedagogy is present in a playful way in a colorful and funny world… Read more
After viewing a segment in Mandarin, then replaying that same portion in English, she viewed both with quiet, receptive attention…. Read more
François Thibaut shows that tots can learn foreign languages even before they can speak. Thibaut teaches vocabulary with art that makes the child laugh…Read more
Early learning is thriving in New York. It sounds like beginner’s French, the only difference is that the students have not yet learned how to speak…Read more
I think that more and more parents realize that today we are living in a global world. It is extremely important to be able to speak at least two languages, preferably three or more.. Read more
What Our Parents Are Saying…
(American Montessori Consulting)
I was privileged to field test the products … the short spurt lessons follow the best practices for second language acquisition…
Mr. & Mrs. Goodstein
Marley repeats the words from “Sing and Learn” and points to her body parts with “Las partes del cuerpo.” I am so happy there is a decent spanish language product. I love the accompanying printable materials and I love the animation.
Lucas enjoys the transition with the bus arriving at the tunnel. He likes learning things in Spanish that he uses everyday - numbers, colors, animals, the kitchen, bathroom, bedroom. He loves the music.
We immediately sat down with Hannah to watch it, and she was totally absorbed and repeated quite a few words with excellent pronunciation… these videos are great!
Before we turn on the computer, Logan quickly puts in his request, “Toto, Toto!” From the moment the first notes of the opening song he is hooked. Very often he is too excited to sit down… Even after viewing the videos many times, he still waits in anticipation for each segment
Full immersion in the language is the best way to learn! The only way to learn a language at a young age is to completely immerse the child in that language. Alexander loves the songs. It is very well done.
I would definitely recommend Professor Toto - it’s a very comprehensive way to teach everyday vocabulary and grammar. Professor Toto helps to make French an everyday experience for my daughter.