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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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#Edcamp Santiago: Is There A Place For The Passive?

Is There A Place For the Passive? by Thomas Baker Japan TESOL Journal Excerpt Introduction Writers of stylebooks and many teachers, the latter perhaps influenced by the former, often advise students to “use the active voice” (see Hacker 2008; Manser … Continue reading

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Train to Teach English as a Foreign Language

IH London is one of the largest teacher training centres in the UK. Our CELTA programme is for people who want to teach English as a second language either in the UK or abroad. CELTA teacher training is ideal for … Continue reading

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Expat Teacher of English as A Foreign Language Needed – ASAP!

An expatriate (in abbreviated form, expat) is a person temporarily or permanently residing in a country and culture other than that of the person’s upbringing or legal residence. The word comes from the Latin term expatriātus from ex (“out of”) … Continue reading

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Looking For PAT: Where R U?

I’m looking for PAT. PAT, who’s that? Where’s PAT? What’s that? Who’s PAT? Oh, let me fill you in. PAT is someone like me. Let me explain who PAT is. First, you used to live in the USA, or Canada, … Continue reading

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TEFL Tutors & Teachers: 75 Positions in Saudi Arabia

Hi, My name is Adrien King, Recruitment Manager for Chase Resourcing. Chase Resourcing is currently recruiting teachers with 2+ years experience for our clients in Saudi Arabia. You will receive a superb TAX FREE salary in addition to a superb … Continue reading

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The Non-Native English Speaking Teacher: TEFL? Teaching? A Profession?

PREAMBLE: There are moments in history when time stops, and for a moment, the Earth stands still on its axis. The profession of TEFL and Teaching, worldwide, finds itself in just such a moment. The Earth itself seems to be … Continue reading

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Final: The 80-20 Rule Re-Visited: Implications for Teacher Talking Time #ELTchat

Welcome back dear Reader. We have come full circle my friend. It’s time to draw some tentative conclusions, and then go into the classroom to test our conclusions against the reality that we find there, each context being similar, and … Continue reading

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BridgeTEFL in Santiago, Chile: An Open Letter of Recommendation

Dear Ms. Lisa Rooney and Mr. Chris MacGuire, I carried your announcement, “Teach English Internships in Santiago, Chile – Now Accepting Applications!”, on my personal blog. I know this may come as a surprise to you, but I hope it … Continue reading

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