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#Chile – English Opens Doors Program: 2019 Volunteer Application Process is Now Open!

The English Opens Doors Program (Programa Inglés Abre Puertas) is an initiative supported by the Chilean Ministry of Education. For more information about the organization of the Ministry of Education and where our program falls within the hierarchy, please click … Continue reading

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Teaching The N-Word To EFL Students: The N-Word Is Essential

To know that we share something unspeakable To know that as high as we rise we are not seen as equal To know that racism is institutional thinking And that ‘nigger’ is the last word you heard before a lynching. … Continue reading

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Teaching The N-Word To EFL Students: Should We Or Shouldn’t We?

To begin, let me wish you and your loved one(s) a very Merry Christmas and a Happy, Prosperous New Year! Thanks for taking the time to read and comment on this new series. So, what’s it all about? It’s about … Continue reading

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Second Language Acquisition: #Language, #Culture & #Identity, for #English Language #Learners #Worldwide – #ELL / #ESL / #EAL / #EFL #ELT

20 of 20 people found the following review helpful 5.0 out of 5 stars An Engaging Introduction to Learning a Second Language. December 18, 2013 By Dennis Waller Amazon TOP 500 REVIEWER “Second Language Acquisition” by Thomas Baker explores the … Continue reading

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Teaching Debate in Chile: Age of Wisdom, Season of Light, Spring of Hope

Book Description Publication Date: July 19, 2013 Why should everyone learn how to debate? Here’s a global answer: “Sooner or later, all the people of the world will have to discover a way to live together in peace… If this … Continue reading

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Chile versus Korea: The TEFL Showdown (by Coleen Monroe)

Chile versus Korea: The TEFL Showdown Source: Reverse Retrograde Blog Author: Coleen Monroe Twitter: @ColeenMonroe Unfortunately, this is what happens when I give my students a creative task. It’s a blood zombie. An hour before the flight, I asked a … Continue reading

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New Video & New 2013 Catalog: Celebrating 1 Million Page Views!

** 1 Million Page views… What a marvelously magnificent milestone! And it comes on the eve of the IATEFL Conference in Liverpool, and I’m one of the official bloggers for the conference. What a coincidence, how these two events converge, … Continue reading

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IATEFL-Chile IV Regional Conference 2013: June 1st, 2013

IV Regional Conference 2013 IATEFL-Chile IV Regional Conference 2013 Source: http://www.iateflchile.cl/international-conference/ Do you want to register for our IV Regional Conference? Follow these steps iateflchile.cl/registration-i… — IATEFL Chile (@IATEFL_Chile) March 20, 2013 Do you know about our plenary speakers? Read … Continue reading

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TESOL CHILE 2013: Heading North with TEFL in Chile

Submit your paper for our 2013 conference: HEADING NORTH WITH TEFL IN CHILE, Aug 30 & 31; UNAP Iquique!tesolchile.cl/welcome/2013/0… — tesolchile (@tesolchile) March 25, 2013 TESOL CHILE 2013: Heading North with TEFL in Chile Source: http://tesolchile.cl/welcome/ Dear TESOLers, We are … 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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