Daily Archives: December 19, 2010

Hans Rosling’s 200 Countries, 200 Years, 4 Minutes

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Promethean Activboards – Baltimore MD

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100 GREATEST HITS OF YOUTUBE IN 4 MINUTES

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Subtle Sensitivity for the Learner: Diane Skewes

Diane Skewes Associate Dean of Nursing at Gateway Technical College Greater Milwaukee Area Diane Skewes • A good teacher has a constellation of traits, knowledge, wisdom and skill to create new ways of thinking in the learner. When I was … Continue reading

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Dogme Blog Challenge #6 Exploding the Myths – 1 – “NNESTS can’t do dogme”

Teacher, you got it wrong: by Christina Chang, Taiwan http://nnest.moussu.net/articles/chang.html Oh, No, Teacher, you got it all wrong. Oh, No, Teacher, you got it all wrong. I just realized how we never learned to think in English and why we … Continue reading

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Dr. K. Prabhakar – Native Speaker (India) – What Makes A Good Teacher?

Dr.K. Prabhakar Professor at Velammal Engineering College Chennai Area, India Professor at Velammal Engineering College Dr.K. Prabhakar • A good teacher is a co learner with student and enthralls him or her to learn better than him. The most happiest … Continue reading

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Speak English Please: Your Teacher Was A Native Speaker

Dear Reader(s), This video is posted here for the underlying satirical message: The native speaker who taught this man to speak English, was not very effective. The speaker says, “I studied at the American University”. There is no offense intended, … Continue reading

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More Discrimination: Teach English At Home – For Native Speakers Only

Joanne Jones ESL Teacher, Editor, Marketer Slough, United Kingdom English Teacher at Language Spirit Limited Find a part-time job? Post a brief introduction of yourself here. Native English speakers can teach English to students speaking other languages online from the … Continue reading

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Scott Gannon: How Do you Know A Good Teacher?

Scott Gannon • How do you know a good teacher? I believe a good teacher is one who creates a classroom environment that makes their students 1.) ‘curious’, 2.)want to ‘explore’ (‘investigate’) and 3.) allows them to ‘discover’. I think … Continue reading

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NNEST Discrimination: A Counter-Reply to Patricia Rose

Thomas Baker – Chile Experienced EFL Teacher, Teacher Trainer, Writer, Editor, Conference Speaker, Consultant Thomas Baker • Hi Patricia, Your solution #2 is fantastic. All ELT teachers would be well advised to use a teaching video as a marketing tool. … Continue reading

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