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#EFLproblems – Facing your technology fears

#EFLproblems – Facing your technology fears | English Language Teaching | Scoop.it
We’re helping to solve your EFL teaching problems by answering your questions every two weeks. This week, Stacey Hughes addresses a common fear: using technology in English language classes. At the...
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Some nice pointers for dipping your foot into the water

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25 Tips For Teaching With Apps

25 Tips For Teaching With Apps | English Language Teaching | Scoop.it
25 Tips For Teaching With Apps
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A nice list of things to bear in mind

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▶ Communicative Language Teaching: Jeremy Harmer and Scott Thornbury | The New School - YouTube

▶ Communicative Language Teaching: Jeremy Harmer and Scott Thornbury | The New School - YouTube | English Language Teaching | Scoop.it
Communicative Language Teaching: What We Have Gained (And What We Might Have Lost) - A Conversation Between Jeremy Harmer and Scott Thornbury MA in Teaching ...
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Very interesting discussion between Jeremy Harmer and Scott Thornbury about CLT. I've only just come across this, but found it to be a nice overview.

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Skype to get 'real-time' translator

Skype to get 'real-time' translator | English Language Teaching | Scoop.it
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I wonder how accurate this will be... Are we heading towards the babel fish from Hitchikers' Guide to the Galaxy?

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Noreen L's curator insight, March 6, 2015 7:28 AM

Not failproof from what I've seen but could be good for bridging some communication gaps...

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Is technology a silver bullet for language teaching and learning?

Is technology a silver bullet for language teaching and learning? | English Language Teaching | Scoop.it
Technology such as Twitter and videos does support language learning, but teachers will only see the benefits if it goes hand-in-hand with a change of pedagogy
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Make sure the pedagogy comes first

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Own-language use in ELT: exploring global practices and attitudes | TeachingEnglish | British Council | BBC

Own-language use in ELT: exploring global practices and attitudes | TeachingEnglish | British Council | BBC | English Language Teaching | Scoop.it
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