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Under Ten Minutes | How to use Education Technology quickly.

Lots of great videos showing tips for how to use technology in the classroom. As the name suggests, all of the videos come in at under 10 minutes.

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Tailor Made English - Welcome to TMEnglish 2.0

Tailor Made English - Welcome to TMEnglish 2.0 | TMEnglish | Scoop.it

Welcome to the re-launched Tailor-Made English site www.tmenglish.org  We hope you like the new features and the cleaner, stramlined look.

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Cadu Souza's comment, May 12, 2012 12:03 PM
Thanks, Stephen.

About my post, On my scoop.it page you can reescoop it by clicking in the arrows, next to the place where you leave a comment. Also, if you accept the suggestion I think it'll be automatically reescooped, but I'm not sure.

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John Chrimes's comment, May 2, 3:54 AM
nice site. well done.
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Are the English the Worst Language Learners in the World?

Are the English the Worst Language Learners in the World? | TMEnglish | Scoop.it
Despite England residing just a mere 21 miles from continental Europe (at its closest point), the English are the least proficient at speaking a second language than any country in the EU.
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Tailor Made English - Tailor Made English - E-Moderator Course Reflection - Week 3

Tailor Made English - Tailor Made English - E-Moderator Course Reflection - Week 3 | TMEnglish | Scoop.it
Reflections on the third week of the British Council online course for E-Moderators
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World Cup for Kids Photo Contest | Multicultural Kid Blogs

World Cup for Kids Photo Contest | Multicultural Kid Blogs | TMEnglish | Scoop.it
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10 old letter-writing tips that work for emails

10 old letter-writing tips that work for emails | TMEnglish | Scoop.it
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I beg your acceptance of the accompanying fish as a trifling token of my affection.

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The World's Chronic Teacher Shortage - Edudemic

The World's Chronic Teacher Shortage - Edudemic | TMEnglish | Scoop.it
The dictionary defines trend as 'the general direction in which things tend to move', and the chronic teacher shortage is an unfortunate global example of a trend.
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We Need Evidence-Based ELT

We Need Evidence-Based ELT | TMEnglish | Scoop.it
A missive from Cambridge So I finally got a reply from Cambridge ESOL last week -- as I had suspected,...
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Tailor Made English - Tailor Made English - The Poetry of Buldings

Tailor Made English - Tailor Made English - The Poetry of Buldings | TMEnglish | Scoop.it
A description of a Poster Presentation given at a recent Braz TESOL Curitiba event that looked at how the names of buildings can be used to teach English and make students more aware of their Linguistic Landscape.
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Learning English - Specials - 70 borrowed words

Learning English - Specials - 70 borrowed words | TMEnglish | Scoop.it
The next 14 words and their origins.
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Tailor Made English - Tailor Made English - Linguistic Landscapes

Tailor Made English - Tailor Made English - Linguistic Landscapes | TMEnglish | Scoop.it
What does your Linguistic Landscape look like and how can you exploit it with your students?
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Separating neuromyths from science in education - opinion - 02 September 2013 - New Scientist

Separating neuromyths from science in education - opinion - 02 September 2013 - New Scientist | TMEnglish | Scoop.it
Are you a creative, right-brain type? Do you learn best visually? Sorry, says Tom Bennett, these are all neuromyths that badly need debunking
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Interview with Marcelo Barros and Fernando Guarany | Liverpool Online

Interview with Marcelo Barros and Fernando Guarany | Liverpool Online | TMEnglish | Scoop.it
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The Benefits of Being Bilingual

The Benefits of Being Bilingual | TMEnglish | Scoop.it
It was once thought that learning a second language too early could inhibit a child's acquisition of a primary language. However, new research suggests that our brains actually are strengthened by speaking more than one language.
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Nothing exactly revelatory, but a cool video nonetheless.

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First vs Second Language Acquisition | Richmond Share

First vs Second Language Acquisition | Richmond Share | TMEnglish | Scoop.it
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Tailor Made English - Tailor Made English - E-Moderator Course Reflection - Week 4

Tailor Made English - Tailor Made English - E-Moderator Course Reflection - Week 4 | TMEnglish | Scoop.it
Reflections on the final week of the E-moderator's course run by the British Council and some ideas for what happens next.
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Tailor Made English - Tailor Made English - E-Moderator Course Reflection - Week 2

Tailor Made English - Tailor Made English - E-Moderator Course Reflection - Week 2 | TMEnglish | Scoop.it
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Tailor Made English - Tailor Made English - E-Moderator Course Reflection - Week 1

Tailor Made English - Tailor Made English - E-Moderator Course Reflection - Week 1 | TMEnglish | Scoop.it
Reflections on the first week of the E-Moderator's course run by the British Council for online teacher trainers.
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Reflections of a Teacher and Learner: Class Management with Class Dojo

Reflections of a Teacher and Learner: Class Management with Class Dojo | TMEnglish | Scoop.it
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Tailor Made English - Tailor Made English - 5 Tips for Using the Transcript

Tailor Made English - Tailor Made English - 5 Tips for Using the Transcript | TMEnglish | Scoop.it
Some quick and easy ways to exploit the transcripts at the back of the students' book.
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For ELT publishing people, which path to choose?

For ELT publishing people, which path to choose? | TMEnglish | Scoop.it
Last week, Karen White from ELTTeacher2Writer shared a great article from Digiday, in which they asked digital and print media editors to share the best career advice they'd ever received. One item...
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Tailor Made English - Tailor Made English - Great Lesson Ideas: Phonebloks

Tailor Made English - Tailor Made English - Great Lesson Ideas: Phonebloks | TMEnglish | Scoop.it
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Our submission to the upcoming ELT Blogging Carnival on the theme of Great Lesson Ideas

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Examiners talking about Speaking Tests

What makes a good Speaking test candidate? In this video three examiners give their advice and tips for the Cambridge English: First and Cambridge English: A...
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Teacher development belongs to teachers

Let's start this by saying I don't agree with the distinction people make sometimes between teacher training, teacher development, and teacher education. I know I'm wrong when: The distinction is a...
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A Liberal Decalogue: Bertrand Russell’s 10 Commandments of Teaching

A Liberal Decalogue: Bertrand Russell’s 10 Commandments of Teaching | TMEnglish | Scoop.it
"Do not fear to be eccentric in opinion, for every opinion now accepted was once eccentric."

British philosopher, mathematician, historia
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Top 10 foreign language faux pas: in pictures - Telegraph

Top 10 foreign language faux pas: in pictures - Telegraph | TMEnglish | Scoop.it
Just when you think you're getting to grips with a foreign language, a "false friend" can leave you red-faced and tongue-tied. Anne Merritt explains how to avoid them.
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Ten things you might not have known about the English language

Ten things you might not have known about the English language | TMEnglish | Scoop.it
Alex Hammond writes for ESL - Language Travel. In this guest post, he reveals a few little-known facts about the origins of the English language. Hey, English speaker! Congratulations. You speak a ...
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