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#ESLChat The Hurdle of Native Speaker Requirement for #English #Language #Teachers

Source: morocco world news By Abdelmounim Ait Hammou Casablanca – A stereotype about the effectiveness and superiority of English taught by native-speakers remains as thousands of highly-qualified and certified non-native speakers are still struggling to land a job outside their home … Continue reading

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#HolocaustRemembrance Day: Jewish & Nazi Shoah U-Boat Catchers

Holocaust Remembrance: The twenty-seventh of January marks the liberation of the concentration and extermination camp of Auschwitz-Birkenau. On this date every year, the International Day of Commemoration in Memory of the Victims of the Holocaust, UNESCO commemorates the genocide perpetrated … Continue reading

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Teaching & Learning English in Chile: What Every Teacher Should Know ($0.99 cents! Price sooooo low you can’t say no!)

***** 5-star price===> $0.99 cents! Less than one dollar for 4 Books Bundled into One big Book! Price soooooo low you can’t say no! 373 pages, active hypertext links to all 4 books and all 40 chapters in the book. … Continue reading

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Teaching English Language Learners Worldwide: Theory & Practical Guide

Book Description Publication Date: May 5, 2013 It is estimated that over 1 billion people are currently learning English world wide. According to the British Council, as of the year 2,000 there were 750 million English as a Foreign language … Continue reading

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Exploring Chinese Education: Triangulation Theory

Amazon Author Page: Thomas Jerome Baker ** Exploring Chinese Education: Triangulation Theory We set out to triangulate what we knew about China, its education system, and its high performance on the PISA test in 2009. Nothing was found that suggests … Continue reading

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Liverpool Online is Now Live! 47th IATEFL Annual International Conference

** Video interview with #IATEFL Liverpool plenary speaker Deniz Kurtoğlu Eken via @marekandrews at bit.ly/14xBudl — IATEFL Online (@iateflonline) March 31, 2013 ** RT @lu_bodeman: Prof. David Crystal will be giving a plenary at the opening of this year’s #IATEFL. … Continue reading

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Liverpool Online Registered Bloggers: The 47th Annual International IATEFL Conference & Exhibition

#IATEFL is approaching. What can you expect from #IATEFL Online? Watch our ‘Voices’ video to find out bit.ly/WELz3N#tesol — IATEFL Online (@iateflonline) March 26, 2013 ** Thanks 2 all #ELTbloggers who already applied to become #IATEFL Online Registered Bloggers We’ll … Continue reading

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Help Wanted! Journey of a Lifetime! Hazardous Conditions! Safe Return Doubtful! Hard Work Guaranteed! Dark Days & Long Nights! Join the #EdCampSantiago 2013 Expedition!

It was 1912 when a certain Ernest Shackleton was looking for some men for a hazardous journey in the newspaper advertisement below. The weird guy that posted this ad made a quite unattractive offer for a seemingly not funny expedition. … Continue reading

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The #Mother #Tongue in the Chilean EFL Classroom: How We Learn English [Kindle Edition]

The Mother Tongue in the Chilean EFL Classroom: How We Learn English [Kindle Edition] Book Description Publication Date: September 21, 2012 The Mother Tongue Taboo (speak only English in the classroom) addresses all the “Taboo Topics”: Monolingual Fallacy, Native Speaker … Continue reading

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Peer Effects: Is mixing of abilities the optimal policy?

To track, or not to track students? To mix, or not to mix? Mixed ability classes or grouping of students according to performance levels? Educators have struggled with these questions often, making agonizing decisions about what classroom or what class … Continue reading

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