What about today's texting toddlers who grow up thinking that lol is a word? Are we raising a generation of illiterates whose fuzzy spelling is the precursor of fuzzy thinking? (Textism: Is Spelling Over?
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Mark Sanford returned to politics after "hiking the Appalachian Trail" became a euphemism for infidelity. What other scandals enriched the lexicon? (RT @mattellman: What do badger watching & discussing Uganda have in common?
Young boy in library Verissimo Toste, an Oxford teacher trainer, outlines the steps involved in setting up a class library to encourage reading in English for pleasure. Having talked the talk, it is time to walk the walk.
15 Cartoonists That Allow Using Their Web Comics for Free on Digital Delights for Learners curated by Ana Cristina Pratas (RT @AnaCristinaPrts: 15 Cartoonists That Allow Using Their Web Comics for Free http://t.co/QTmwvoe7)...
Explore the magic of Marocco in my new article! From the markets of Marrakesh to the majesty of the Atlas Mountains, discover the treasures of this ancient kingdom by teaching English in Morocco. Find out why this region of the Middle East is a great place to teach English.
Spring is in the air!!! Check my new article: 4 Spring Festivals from around the world!! Which one would you like to attend?...Spring is Here! From Spain and Egypt to Thailand and Japan, discover how different cultures around the world celebrate the arrival of spring while teaching English abroad.
Have you ever thought about exploring South America? Here's a great option...Teach English in Argentina and discover a fantastic array of cultural treasures, tasty cuisine and stunning natural beauty. Here are 5 "must sees" while down there.
Following his webinar on Teaching Critical Thinking in EAP, Louis Rogers looks back at the participants' tips and ideas on the subject. In my recent webinars on critical thinking in EAP I asked participants to write in the chat ...