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NETWORKING EVENT FOR MODERN LANGUAGE TEACHERS (10 June 2016)

NETWORKING EVENT FOR MODERN LANGUAGE TEACHERS (10 June 2016) | TELT | Scoop.it
This event took place at the Manchester Metropolitan University with the support of the Department of Languages, Information and Communications http://www2.mmu.ac.uk/languages/, Routes into Languages Northwest https://www.routesintolanguages.ac.uk/activities/north-west, the FLAME Research group (Film, Languages and Media in Education) at the Manchester Met University https://www2.mmu.ac.uk/languages/flame/ and the Film in Language Teaching Association (FILTA) www.filta.org.uk
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Links to a number of presentations on film in language teaching, video, motivation ...
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Second Languages Matter! Best Practices Day 2016

Twitter Tips from Second Language Educators
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Language teacher's handbook: Steve Smith, 2015

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85 page Word document for secondary school MFL teachers in the UK, very practical advice

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TEFL commute: podcast by 3 ELT bloggers

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Commute – origin of the word from the Etymology dictionary mid-15c., “to change, transform,” from Latin commutare “to often change, to change altogether,” from com-, i…
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Podcast for teachers, can be exploited in class

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Just listened to the first episode. Discussion of topic of commuting, and jargon-busting section on EFL/ELT/TEFL etc.
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* What Makes an Excellent Teacher?

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Jordan quotes research by Hattie who lists sixteen attributes of excellent teachers, which "

 

can successfully identify 84% of teachers correctly as excellent teachers or not. However, just three of the dimensions can classify 80% correctly. Hattie suggests that these three attributes hold the key to becoming an excellent/expert teacher. In other words, these are arguably the three crucial factors to focus on.

So,