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IATEFL Chile International Conference: Pecha Kucha & ELT #ASMSG

At the recent IATEFL Chile Bi-Annual International Conference, I gave a workshop entitled “Pecha Kucha & ELT: Changing The Classroom“. My slides are below. The workshop was well attended. In fact, conference room 309 was full of teachers 15 minutes … Continue reading

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Dale Carnegie: “The Purpose of Public Speaking”

“Your purpose is to make your audience see what you saw, hear what you heard, feel what you felt.” — http://t.co/KRS3Aejz6r — John Zimmer (@ZimmerJohn) June 5, 2013 I put the search term “public speaking” in to a google search … Continue reading

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A Connectivist Writing Lesson: Words on Walls #CCK11 #ELtchat

Words on walls surround, Words on walls connect, Words on walls embrace, Words on walls bound, Words on walls elect, Words on walls face, Words on walls found, Words on walls – lovely. Friends of mine, these words To be … Continue reading

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#CCK11 – The Connectivist Writes: A Jig-Saw Creative Writing Lesson #ELTchat

Our journey begins. Are you ready? The first step, for some, is the hardest step of all. The most difficult step. Are you thinking, what I think you are thinking? You see, I’m thinking, that you are thinking, that I’m … Continue reading

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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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Blogs in Plain English for EFL Students

Have you tried using blogs with your EFL / ELT students? It will provide your students with engagement with English, outside of the classroom, in all four language skills. I have heard of teachers who are using Blogs with students … Continue reading

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