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Teacher Action Research: Can We Use It To Help Screenagers Learn Better?

What is classroom-based research? First of all, classroom-based research, also known as Teacher Action Research, is practical, reality-based research that ELT educators can use to improve student learning. It is important to note that Teacher Action Research is not focused … Continue reading

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#BookReview: Fava, by John Hazen #ASMSG #IARTG

The biggest story of Francine Vega’s career could end her life…or start World War III. Francine is a rising TV news reporter in New York City. Despite her brains, beauty and a growing following, she is stuck covering local interest … Continue reading

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Can the International Baccalaureate improve English education?

Can the International Baccalaureate improve English education? Many believe the International Baccalaureate could bring English education back up to scratch. Source: The Telegraph Citizens of the world: IB Diploma candidates are encouraged to think of themselves as members of a … Continue reading

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To My #CCK12 PLN: How Do You Use Technology to Teach Reading?

According to Wikipedia: “Action research, or participatory action research – is a reflective process of progressive problem solving led by individuals working with others in teams or as part of a “community of practice” to improve the way they address … Continue reading

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Reading Revisited: Has Technology Changed The Way Reading Is Taught?

What do we know about reading? Six years ago, I undertook action research in my classroom to understand reading in depth. I wanted to understand what I needed to do in order to ensure all of my students were successful … Continue reading

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Khaled Hosseini opens Day Two of the 2011 IB Conference of the Americas. Watch his session here!

SOS is an acronym for Students Outreach For Shelters, a service learning program of The Khaled Hosseini Foundation. http://blogs.ibo.org/conferenceamericas/2011/07/22/second-general-session-by-khaled-hosseini/

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