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"Insults by Shakespeare" (A. Gudenrath) | TED Ed

Ten years of research and 500 face-to-face-interviews led Richard St. John to a collection of eight common traits in successful leaders around the world.
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"You're a fishmonger!"

Shakespeare's words -specifically his insults- get the playwright's works to "transcend time and appeal to audiences all over the world."

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>>> https://youtu.be/vdCjKH5IKJ8

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Flipping the classroom - Research & Resources | 21centuryedtech

Flipping the classroom - Research & Resources | 21centuryedtech | EFL-ESL, ELT, Education | Language - Learning - Teaching - Educating | Scoop.it
Greetings from Boston and  BLC12 (Alan November's Building Learning Communities Conference ).  If you wish to follow the happenings at BLC12 check out the hashtag #BLC12 on Twitter. Welcome to anot...
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5 Ways to "Remove the Walls" From Your Classroom

5 Ways to "Remove the Walls" From Your Classroom | EFL-ESL, ELT, Education | Language - Learning - Teaching - Educating | Scoop.it
By rearranging students across the usual groupings and grade levels, you can redirect bored expectations and harmful behaviors into a refreshed, energized will to learn.
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What a difference a word can make : How a single word can change your conversation

What a difference a word can make : How a single word can change your conversation | EFL-ESL, ELT, Education | Language - Learning - Teaching - Educating | Scoop.it
British psychologist Elizabeth Stokoe studies the patterns in talk that most of us don’t even notice. She explains how her research can be used to train people to interact more effectively.
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Most interesting !

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What Happened to Play ?

What Happened to Play ? | EFL-ESL, ELT, Education | Language - Learning - Teaching - Educating | Scoop.it
The benefits of play are many, for kids and adults. Hyper focus and scant spontaneity actually hurts how we learn and grow. Cover Image: Gpoint Studio/Shutterstock
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Tolkien reads from The Hobbit in rare archival audio from his first encounter with a tape recorder

Tolkien reads from The Hobbit in rare archival audio from his first encounter with a tape recorder | EFL-ESL, ELT, Education | Language - Learning - Teaching - Educating | Scoop.it
“He was Gollum — as dark as darkness, except for two big round pale eyes.”
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Overcoming Speaker's Anxiety | J. NAVARRO

Overcoming Speaker's Anxiety | J. NAVARRO | EFL-ESL, ELT, Education | Language - Learning - Teaching - Educating | Scoop.it

Tricks of the trade for dealing with stage fright or social anxiety.

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When a former FBI agent helps our students cope with speaking anxiety :)

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Online courses | 50 sites to get educated for free

Whether you are looking for a master?s degree program, computer science classes, a K-12 curriculum, or GED study program, this list gives you a look at 5
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The 10 commandments for new teachers

The 10 commandments for new teachers | EFL-ESL, ELT, Education | Language - Learning - Teaching - Educating | Scoop.it
From the power of Google to ditching the monotone, secondary teacher Lulu Kuper shares her proven tips on how NQTs can get the best from their students
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And this one... "Freezing a load of home-cooked meals can save time, money and your health."

is here :

>>> http://www.theguardian.com/teacher-network/2015/sep/01/how-to-survive-first-year-practical-guide-new-teachers

... damn' true !

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35 Psychological Tricks To Help You Learn Better | opencolleges.edu.au

35 Psychological Tricks To Help You Learn Better | opencolleges.edu.au | EFL-ESL, ELT, Education | Language - Learning - Teaching - Educating | Scoop.it
Have you ever considered letting your students listen to hardcore punk while they take their mid-term exam? Decided to do away with Power Point presentat
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Teaching : 12 Rules

Teaching : 12 Rules | EFL-ESL, ELT, Education | Language - Learning - Teaching - Educating | Scoop.it
12 Rules Of Great Teaching by Terry Heick Recently, I've been thinking of the universal truths in teaching. Students should be first. Don't always start…
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Evaluation | Pedagogical Quickies

Evaluation is one hot potato, but let's talk about it nonetheless. I think that wise use of technology will help us develop better evaluation practices. Woul...

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Evaluation might build, it might crash as well -depends on how you use it: it's a tool, and Marc-André Lalande helps consider it properly...

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Flipping a Classroom or PD | M-A Lalande

Flipping a Classroom or PD | M-A Lalande | EFL-ESL, ELT, Education | Language - Learning - Teaching - Educating | Scoop.it

LalaSelected resources for flipping a classroom and professional development.

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Resources collected on Pinterest by Marc-André LALANDE.

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RSLN | Infographie - Quelle école pour demain ?

RSLN | Infographie - Quelle école pour demain ? | EFL-ESL, ELT, Education | Language - Learning - Teaching - Educating | Scoop.it
A quoi ressemblera l’école de 2015 ? Quelle sera la place du numérique dans cette école de demain ? Qu'en attendent les parents, les élèves, les enseignants ? Eléments de réponse en images, avec notre infographie.
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Global Shakespeare : comment le dramaturge anglais est devenu un auteur mondialisé et numérique

Global Shakespeare : comment le dramaturge anglais est devenu un auteur mondialisé et numérique | EFL-ESL, ELT, Education | Language - Learning - Teaching - Educating | Scoop.it
Du Canada au Texas en passant par Broadway, notre chroniqueur est parti à la recherche de Shakespeare, dont on fêtait le 450e anniversaire de la naissance en 2014.
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Language : Coding Toil and Trouble with Shakespeare | Motherboard

Language : Coding Toil and Trouble with Shakespeare | Motherboard | EFL-ESL, ELT, Education | Language - Learning - Teaching - Educating | Scoop.it
 A programming language that forces coders to write like the bard.
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Coding : considering it "the" future language or not, the article makes yummy food for thought :)

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Coding : considering it "the" future language or not, the article makes yummy food for thought :)

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Biennale de Lyon : l’Amérique de Corita Kent et des films noirs

Biennale de Lyon : l’Amérique de Corita Kent et des films noirs | EFL-ESL, ELT, Education | Language - Learning - Teaching - Educating | Scoop.it
La Biennale d'art contemporain de Lyon commence officiellement ce jeudi 10 septembre pour 4 mois. Plus de 200 expositions, performances ou spectacles sont prévues dans toute la région Rhône-Alpes. La ville de Vienne en Isère a ouvert le bal ce week-end des "Résonances". Hommages à la soeur pop Corita Kent et aux enseignes publicitaires des films noirs américains des années 30.
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English | 25 Words that are their own opposites

English | 25 Words that are their own opposites | EFL-ESL, ELT, Education | Language - Learning - Teaching - Educating | Scoop.it
You're about to stumble into the looking-glass world of “contronyms”—words that are their own antonyms.
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Interesting...

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An effective way to take notes in class | Edudemic

An effective way to take notes in class | Edudemic | EFL-ESL, ELT, Education | Language - Learning - Teaching - Educating | Scoop.it
Whether students are participating in brainstorming sessions, or making annotations during reading, notes are an effective way to learn and retain ideas.
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Go visual : have your pupils get their thoughts/ideas organized -mind maps also help.

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Ergonomics matter ! | 10 steps to transform your classroom

Ergonomics matter ! | 10 steps to transform your classroom | EFL-ESL, ELT, Education | Language - Learning - Teaching - Educating | Scoop.it
Want to create the perfect learning environment? Design expert David Bill offers his advice for revamping your classroom
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A quand remontent les notes sur 20 à l'école?

A quand remontent les notes sur 20 à l'école? | EFL-ESL, ELT, Education | Language - Learning - Teaching - Educating | Scoop.it
Pourquoi pas des lettres comme chez les Anglo-Saxons? Des notes sur 100 comme au Japon? Ou de 1 à 6 comme en Allemagne? Difficile de le savoir avec précision.
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