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Highly trained, respected and free : why Finland's teachers are different | the Guardian

Highly trained, respected and free : why Finland's teachers are different | the Guardian | Articles on education | Scoop.it

Welcome to a countrywhere teaching is a highly prized profession


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A Dos & Don'ts Visual Guide for Teachers : DYSLEXIA mind-map | edchat mindmap

A Dos & Don'ts Visual Guide for Teachers : DYSLEXIA mind-map | edchat mindmap | Articles on education | Scoop.it

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Monica Mirza's curator insight, April 2, 2014 11:31 AM

Quite an attractive and efficient mind-map to me : it plainly displays the most common difficulties dyslexics daily have to face.

Therefore it proves most handy for us teachers -a kind of "Dos & Don'ts" facilitating tool :o)

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As for facilitating dyslexics' reading (which fonts are best ??), also see:

>> http://sco.lt/8fJb4T

 

Noreen L's comment, April 4, 2014 3:33 AM
Great find! Thanks for sharing! :)
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Onestopenglish: Day 3: So you want to be an English language teacher?

Infogram with how to be an EFL teacher, and stats

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Dear Sir, I'm sorry: letters of apology to former teachers

Dear Sir, I'm sorry: letters of apology to former teachers | Articles on education | Scoop.it
Education secretary Michael Gove has written a letter to an old teacher, expressing regret for his behaviour at school.
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The 20 Biggest Differences Between British and American English - Online College Courses

The 20 Biggest Differences Between British and American English - Online College Courses | Articles on education | Scoop.it
Here are the most notable changes between the way the Brits and Americans structure language.
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“If that’s where they are, it’s where I must be, too.”

“If that’s where they are, it’s where I must be, too.” | Articles on education | Scoop.it
A good reason to use smartphones in the classroom: "If that’s where they are, it’s where I must be, too."
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Embracing technology in the classroom

 

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Free Higher Education Is a Human Right

Free Higher Education Is a Human Right | Articles on education | Scoop.it
Social mobility in the United States is at or near its lowest point in modern history. A nation that prides itself on the "only in America" myth has fallen far behind other countries in this, the primary measurement of an equal-opportunity ...
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Higher education in the US

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Research Papers from “Language Teaching”

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The Cambridge Journal “Language Teaching” is offering access to “the 10 most downloaded papers” of 2012 – without charge! The articles are: So to get hold of the artic...
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20 Common Grammar Mistakes That (Almost) Everyone Makes

20 Common Grammar Mistakes That (Almost) Everyone Makes | Articles on education | Scoop.it
A list of some of the most common grammatical errors that routinely make it into print.
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