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So this is English : Dogme McNuggets?

So this is English : Dogme McNuggets? | ELT Digest | Scoop.it

I have a new student. She's twenty-eight and is in the armed forces. I decided to try and take a dogme approach with her lessons, as she's having individual classes...

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An average dogme day

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I had a plan… It was very well-laid out, I even had language aims and skill aims too. It looked beautiful. I’m sure it would have been an absofrigginlutely fine lesson. ... | Written by dalecoulter | languagemoments

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O is for Open Space « An A-Z of ELT

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The 8th “vow of Dogme ELT chastity” proclaims: Grading of students into different levels is disallowed: students should be free to join the class that they feel most comfortable in, whether for social reasons, or for reasons of mutual intelligibility, or both...

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The UNPLUGGED INDEX - DOGME AFTERNOON

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April, as T.S. Eliot almost put it, is the coolest month. This year at any rate. First Istek and Istanbul, then a workshop at the British Council in London, then Iatefl in sunny Brighton. Spring gardens, spring seas.As it draws to a close, I thought I’d reprise my contribution to the dogme symposium in Brighton...

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The Dogme Blog Challenge: Kalinago English

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I am going to lay down a challenge where we will attempt together to take a deeper look into some of the specific points Meddings and Thornbury have been trying to teach us through their book Teaching Unplugged...

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Teacher Training Unplugged?

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ELT Reflections | Due to popular demand here at International House Costa Rica, our professional development workshop was on the topic of Dogme (also called Teaching Unplugged here) ....

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Recycling Language in a Dogme Classroom

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Chia Suan Chong « I thought I’d share my favourite ways of recycling language (which I’ve, of course, stolen and adapted from all the wonderful teachers and colleagues around me)...

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Dogme Discussion List

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For a pedagogy of bare essentials - with special reference to the teaching of English as a foreign or second language.

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Unplugged in the literacy classroom? — www.mikejharrison.com

Unplugged in the literacy classroom? — www.mikejharrison.com | ELT Digest | Scoop.it

This is a follow up post to the #ELTchat discussion on dealing with learners with low levels of literacy...

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Teacher Training Unplugged - Simplifying Initial Language Teacher Education

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My name’s Anthony Gaughan and I work as an English Language Teacher and Teacher-Trainer in Hamburg, Germany. I started working in ELT in 1995 and have mostly worked in the UK and Germany, with short trips to Poland, Czech Republic, Hungary and Slovakia. I am especially interested in unplugged approaches such as DOGME ELT as well as use of technology

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