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Top 10 Ice Breakers for Adults

Top 10 Ice Breakers for Adults | EFL and Adult Learners | Scoop.it
Ice breakers are the best way to help your students get to know each other, to break the ice on the awkward first day of school. If your students are adults, it's even more important to choose an ice breaker that won't backfire on you.
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9 Ways to Encourage the Adult E-Learners » The Rapid eLearning Blog

9 Ways to Encourage the Adult E-Learners » The Rapid eLearning Blog | EFL and Adult Learners | Scoop.it

Great tips for teaching adults via E-learning courses & a nice story about a blind surfer.


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What Is Adult Learning?

What Is Adult Learning? | EFL and Adult Learners | Scoop.it
How is adult learning different from traditional learning? Knowing the principles of adult learning can make going back to school easier, whether you're going back for your GED, degree, continuing education, or personal development.
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How to get your learners pumped: 30 ways to motivate adult learners |

How to get your learners pumped: 30 ways to motivate adult learners | | EFL and Adult Learners | Scoop.it

Motivation is the force that drives people to fulfill a need. If you can tap into a learner’s intrinsic motivation—where an individual is rewarded by the learning itself or an internal goal—you’ve got it made.


Via Costas Vasiliou, Donna Murdoch
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How I use the BBC News Headlines to enhance listening

How I use the BBC News Headlines to enhance listening | EFL and Adult Learners | Scoop.it
This is something that I've been doing for a while and I find that instead of 'testing' my students' listening ability, which most listening exercises you find in course books seem to do, this tru...
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Top 10 Ice Breakers for Adults

Top 10 Ice Breakers for Adults | EFL and Adult Learners | Scoop.it
Ice breakers are the best way to help your students get to know each other, to break the ice on the awkward first day of school. If your students are adults, it's even more important to choose an ice breaker that won't backfire on you.
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What Makes a Good EFL Teacher?

What Makes a Good EFL Teacher? | EFL and Adult Learners | Scoop.it

What Makes a Good EFL Teacher? By Chris Soames.

 

“How long is a piece of string?” springs to mind but the answer may be much simpler than you think, because you probably tick many of the boxes already. You’re probably asking this question because you are already or soon plan to be an EFL teacher. This means that you probably like working with people, that you prefer variety to routine, and that you are don’t mind taking calculated risks. As a rule, Teaching English as a Foreign Language is one of the most satisfying jobs you can do because the vast majority of learners are highly-motivated, so all you need to do is try to recognize which aspect of your teaching skills needs to be used at any given time. Below are some suggestions about the different roles you’ll find yourself playing – all of which combine to make a good teacher.

 

Read more at http://languagecorps.bizbuzzweekly.com/2010/12/27/what-makes-a-good-efl-teacher-by-chris-soames/

 

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5 Principles for the Teacher of Adults

5 Principles for the Teacher of Adults | EFL and Adult Learners | Scoop.it
The teacher of adults has a different job from the one who teaches children. If you're teaching adult students, it's important to understand the five principles of teaching adults. It's important to know how adults learn.
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Inspirational Quotations for the Teacher of Adult Learners

Inspirational Quotations for the Teacher of Adult Learners | EFL and Adult Learners | Scoop.it
Are you a teacher of adults? Be inspired by quotations about the importance of teaching. Inspired teachers change lives.
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Understand Your Class - Fun Survey for ESL / EFL Learners

Understand Your Class - Fun Survey for ESL / EFL Learners | EFL and Adult Learners | Scoop.it
Use this fun survey for ESL EFL Learners to understand the reading and study habits, as well as the general interests of your class.
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Vygotsky, ZPD, Scaffolding, Connectivism and Personal Learning Networks | Brains

Vygotsky, ZPD, Scaffolding, Connectivism and Personal Learning Networks | Brains | EFL and Adult Learners | Scoop.it

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