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Boost skills for jobs and well-being

The low-skilled are more likely than others to be unemployed, have bad health and earn much less, according to the first OECD Survey of Adult Skills
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How to Get Your ESL Students Excited with Project-based Learning

How to Get Your ESL Students Excited with Project-based Learning | Teaching English | Scoop.it
Want to add some excitement to your ESL classroom? Check out this guide to implementing project-based learning with your ESL students!
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Online Collaboration Tools

★★★ The best software tools, web apps and services for online collaboration. 550+ tools hand-picked and organized in 40+ categories.
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Why myths of brightness need to be left in the shade - News - TES

Why myths of brightness need to be left in the shade - News - TES | Teaching English | Scoop.it
In the first of an occasional TES series on the mind, professors Guy
Claxton and Bill Lucas argue that the science of learnable intelligence
should be changing the way teachers work
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Listen Current – Listening that sparks learning.

Listen Current – Listening that sparks learning. | Teaching English | Scoop.it
Free lessons and educational podcasts for your classroom.
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Studying How to Study - Lessons in digital literacy

Studying How to Study - Lessons in digital literacy | Teaching English | Scoop.it

In this lesson students will learn about some of the factors that influence successful study. They will evaluate their existing study skills in the light of information from an infographic and do some online research into effective study techniques.


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My latest lesson plan on TES.

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Above my young student's requirements - some interesting ideas to to use as examples for topics.

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Viral Videos for Higher Level ELT

Viral Videos for Higher Level ELT | Teaching English | Scoop.it

Via Ana Cristina Pratas, Aysin Alp
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Pyne

Pyne | Teaching English | Scoop.it
Pyne is the most engaging way to crowd source your everyday questions and curiosities. Information is power. Poll the world.
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Wordle Resources (with image, tweets) · nikpeachey

Here is a collection of resources related to Wordle.net. They show you how to create a word cloud and give some ideas for using the word clouds in a learning context.
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Developing writing skills: a news report

Developing writing skills: a news report | Teaching English | Scoop.it
Students are guided through the process of drafting, editing and redrafting the text to produce a final copy. There are also a number of suggested follow ups.
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International language standards | Cambridge English

International language standards | Cambridge English | Teaching English | Scoop.it
The Common European Framework of Reference for Languages (CEFR) and international language standards explained by the experts at Cambridge English.
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Should we pre-teach vocabulary before reading- and, if so, how?

Should we pre-teach vocabulary before reading- and, if so, how? | Teaching English | Scoop.it
Pre-teaching vocabulary is something that many of us were taught to do on our CELTAs or other pre-service course.
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Halfacrossword.com | Create communicative EFL worksheets to use with students of all levels.

Halfacrossword.com | Create communicative EFL worksheets to use with students of all levels. | Teaching English | Scoop.it
Use simple templates to create EFL worksheets for use in class. Half a crossword makes teaching English easier, lessons more communicative and saves you time preparing for class.
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Nik's Learning Technology Blog: Online Teacher Development Works Best - 15 Reasons Why

Nik's Learning Technology Blog: Online Teacher Development Works Best - 15 Reasons Why | Teaching English | Scoop.it
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Nik's Learning Technology Blog: 20 + Things you can do with QR codes in your school

Nik's Learning Technology Blog: 20 + Things you can do with QR codes in your school | Teaching English | Scoop.it
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Learning styles - Research summaries - THE JOURNEY TO EXCELLENCE

Learning styles - Research summaries - THE JOURNEY TO EXCELLENCE | Teaching English | Scoop.it
This document provides a summary of research associated with learning styles. It reviews and evaluates the evidence emerging from empirical research and also the work of schools in recent years. The document includes a review of key aspects such as the meaning of learning styles, preferred learning style, learning styles and pedagogy in post-16 learning, metacognition, preferred teaching style, and implications for the work of schools.
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A Taxonomy of Reflection: A Model for Critical Thinking

A Taxonomy of Reflection: A Model for Critical Thinking | Teaching English | Scoop.it
How to create a community of learners. Reflective prompts for students, teacher and principals. Modeled on Bloom's approach to thinking.
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easel.ly | create and share visual ideas online

easel.ly | create and share visual ideas online | Teaching English | Scoop.it
Easel.ly is a simple web tool that empowers anyone to create and share powerful visuals (infographics, posters)... no design experience needed! We provide the canvas, you provide the creativity.
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Nik's Learning Technology Blog: 10 Tools for Increasing Engagement in Online Courses

Nik's Learning Technology Blog: 10 Tools for Increasing Engagement in Online Courses | Teaching English | Scoop.it
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Tech Tools for Teachers

Tech Tools for Teachers | Teaching English | Scoop.it
Tech expert Nik Peachey presents an invaluable series on using technology in the classroom. If you’re already tech-savvy, this series will give you a whole host of new ideas and suggestions; if you’re not yet comfortable with using new technology in your teaching, Nik’s help and advice will get you started in no time.
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