Tag Archives: ESP

In Chile, Vocational. English. Is. Impossible.

Vocational English for vocational students is impossible in Chile, isn’t it? All of the students in the video above are learning a specific, vocational career. The majority of these students plan on entering the world of work, getting a job, … Continue reading

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Vocational English For All Vocational Students: An Uncomfortable Truth?

Are We Teaching Vocational English To All Vocational Students In Chile? The uncomfortable answwer to this uncomfortable question is, “No, in Chile, we are not teaching vocational students vocational English.” Why not? In Chile, vocational education students (3rd and 4th … Continue reading

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ESP Teachers: Reluctant Dwellers in a Strange and Uncharted Land

ESP teachers are all too often reluctant dwellers in a strange and uncharted land. What do I mean by that? Well, teaching English for Specific Purposes (ESP) is challenging, and often you find yourself out of your comfort zone, with … Continue reading

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