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NATECLA - News list

NATECLA (National Association for Teaching English and other Community Languages to Adults) is the national forum and professional organisation for ESOL teachers.
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The English Blog: Reuters Video: The Netherlands' Queen Beatrix formally abdicates

The English Blog: Reuters Video: The Netherlands' Queen Beatrix formally abdicates | All things ELT | Scoop.it
Tens of thousands of Amsterdam residents wear orange and flood the streets to celebrate Queen's Day as Queen Beatrix formally abdicates, leaving the throne to her eldest son. Jessica Gray reports.
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Teachers, Youth, and Social Media: Experiments ...

Teachers, Youth, and Social Media: Experiments ... | All things ELT | Scoop.it
While young people are often adept at navigating networked spaces for social purposes in their everyday lives, it is less clear what role schools and teachers should play in that process.
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The EFL classroom through digital curation | BlendedMEC

The EFL classroom through digital curation | BlendedMEC | All things ELT | Scoop.it
The internet has the biggest influence on how we curate content nowadays. However Google is now seen as an old way of searching for content and social networks have become our content filters...
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Celebrating Spring Around the World While Teaching English Abroad

Celebrating Spring Around the World While Teaching English Abroad | All things ELT | Scoop.it

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.

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Tips on selecting effective authentic reading materials

Tips on selecting effective authentic reading materials | All things ELT | Scoop.it
Many teachers like to use authentic materials in class, and they can obviously be a wonderful source of language. Over the next few weeks, I’d like to offer some thoughts and tips on how you might ...
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Top 5 Highlights to Experience While Teaching English in Argentina

Top 5 Highlights to Experience While Teaching English in Argentina | All things ELT | Scoop.it
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.
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American TESOL Webinar – Comic Tools and Lesson Ideas

American TESOL Webinar – Comic Tools and Lesson Ideas | All things ELT | Scoop.it
RT @ShellTerrell: American TESOL Webinar – Comic Tools and Lesson Ideas http://t.co/hIjzZv3Z #esl #eltchat
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Critical Thinking – Teaching Tips from Around the World « Oxford ...

Critical Thinking – Teaching Tips from Around the World « Oxford ... | All things ELT | Scoop.it
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 ...
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Podcasting 101: Tasks for getting started : Tech ELT Blog

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Podcasting 101: Tasks for getting started. Posted on | February 21, 2013 | No Comments. Amazing moments: an easy task for getting started. One of the few difficulties to be overcome when you start podcasting with a class is the learners' ...
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6 Examples Of Successful Classroom Tablet Integration - Edudemic

6 Examples Of Successful Classroom Tablet Integration - Edudemic | All things ELT | Scoop.it
Who has had some success with classroom tablet integration? iPads, Android, and Windows tablets are in use right now. Here's more info.
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10 Delectable Treats You Should Taste While Teaching English in Chile

10 Delectable Treats You Should Taste While Teaching English in Chile | All things ELT | Scoop.it

Do you know that Chile has one of the Best Culinary Secrets in the World? Check out my new article and get tempted by irresistible flavors! 

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Professional Development - Not An Option - TheTeacherJames

Professional Development - Not An Option - TheTeacherJames | All things ELT | Scoop.it
RT @AsiaELT: Great post on professional development - I'm sure everyone here will agree with it! http://t.co/gmgvKYbMWE #AsiaELT #elt
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The British Council: friend or foe?

The British Council: friend or foe? | All things ELT | Scoop.it
Educators working overseas complain that the venerable quango's business interests have turned it into a rival (RT @evanfrendo: The British Council: friend or foe?
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Episode 7 – A Lesson From the Boss | TEFLCast - The TEFL Express Podcast

Episode 7 – A Lesson From the Boss | TEFLCast - The TEFL Express Podcast | All things ELT | Scoop.it
TEFLCast Episode 7 - A Lesson From the Boss - http://t.co/ummalI7HKH via @Shareaholic
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Invitation to a Teaching Tips seminar for Cambridge English: Advanced

Invitation to a Teaching Tips seminar for Cambridge English: Advanced | All things ELT | Scoop.it
Cambridge English Language Assessment and British Council Bucharest are pleased to invite you to a jointly organized seminar, with the support of BETA, focusing on the New Writing Assessment Criter...
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Reading for pleasure – setting up the class library | Oxford University ...

Reading for pleasure – setting up the class library | Oxford University ... | All things ELT | Scoop.it
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.
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Free Technology for Teachers: Take Your Students On a Virtual Field Trip of the Smithsonian's National Museum of American History

Free Technology for Teachers: Take Your Students On a Virtual Field Trip of the Smithsonian's National Museum of American History | All things ELT | Scoop.it
Top TEFL story: Free Technology for Teachers: Take Your Students On a Virtual Field… http://t.co/GD4exApEBJ, see more http://t.co/bkAuiBpLdg
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Using images to stimulate learner interest in their course books

Using images to stimulate learner interest in their course books | All things ELT | Scoop.it
Do you know about the fantastic crowd-sourced #ELTpics? If not, then this is as good a time as any to bring you into the loop! In a nutshell, #ELTpics is a copyright free collection of photographs ...
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15 Cartoonists That Allow Using Their Web Comics for Free | Digital Delights for Learners

15 Cartoonists That Allow Using Their Web Comics for Free | Digital Delights for Learners | All things ELT | Scoop.it
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)...
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How I Survived My First Year Teaching English Abroad

How I Survived My First Year Teaching English Abroad | All things ELT | Scoop.it
Here are a few tips for other newbies approaching their first year teaching English abroad and feeling just as unprepared as I was.
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A brief thought on writing for an audience

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I am currently preparing for my third Delta observed lesson, which will be on the topic of writing. One of the things that has been mentioned again and again in my reading is the importance of writ...
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5 Fun Online Games that Disguise Important Lessons

5 Fun Online Games that Disguise Important Lessons | All things ELT | Scoop.it
5 engaging and fun online games to help students learn about important skills and topics across a variety of classroom subjects.
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Everybody Up Global Sing-along 2013 | Oxford University Press

Everybody Up Global Sing-along 2013 | Oxford University Press | All things ELT | Scoop.it
Link your classroom to the wider world – join our Global Sing-along 2013! (RT @SimpleSongs: Are you participating in this year's Oxford University Press #GlobalSingAlong? Which song?
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