"Every educator has an idea, experience or view worth sharing. No borders, prejudice or any other bias should ever hinder them from expressing their concerns, worries, problems, suggestions and dreams for a better education!" - Dimitris Primalis.
An inspiring post by Dimitris Primalis (@dprimalis)... the importance of learning from/with other colleagues.... the way our teaching and action can be highly and well influenced #EFL #agentsofchange #ELT
From vibrant communities on social media to inventive lessons using video conferencing, Joe Dale explores how languages teachers have embraced technology in the classroom (Are language teachers leading the way with education technology?
The May #globalclassroom chats were some of the liveliest and productive we’ve had in some time. With contributions from leading early childhood educators around the world, it is hard to sum up the true impact of these chats …I highly recommend exploring the archives for great links, resources, and ideas for integrarating global perspectives into the early years.
This is a summary of Dr Jun Liu's plenary on the future of ELT. You can watch an interview with the man himself here and his presentation in full here. To talk about the future of ELT, we need to look at the future in general: ...
When learning English it's important that you hear as many different accents and types of voices from different ages of speaker so that you are able to understand English wherever you go. This activity gives you lots of opportunity to practice your listening skills and broaden your understanding of English speakers.
IATEFL LTSIG - the website of the International Association of Teachers of English as a Foreign Language - Learning Technologies Special Interest Group (#AusELT & @iatefl_ltsig Webinar on Maintaining / developing an online community of practice...
ELT News is the Web site for English teachers in Japan and worldwide, updated every weekday. News, jobs, interviews, books, teaching ideas... If you're involved in English Language Teaching, then this site is your home.
Ana Luisa Lozano's insight:
A very interesting site for English Language Teachers
Kim Thomas listens in as experts discuss how different environments can have a positive impact on teaching and learning (Great food for thought: education has changed immensely over years - but are classrooms keeping up with evolution?
Listening Quizzes For Learning English - A gap listening fill quiz for English language students, on the song Someone Like You, by the award winning British singer Adele, to learn and practise using simple, high frequency English words.
Ana Luisa Lozano's insight:
Something that speaks to students... and motivate them while learning!