Tag Archives: TESOL

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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2011 in #Review: What A #Year! #ASMSG #bynr #ian1

The WordPress.com stats helper monkeys prepared a 2011 annual report for this blog. Here’s an excerpt: The Louvre Museum has 8.5 million visitors per year. This blog was viewed about 550,000 times in 2011. If it were an exhibit at … Continue reading

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CALL FOR PROPOSALS: New TESOL Book Series

Perspectives on Teaching in Different Contexts Proposal Deadline: 30 September 2013 Series Editor: Andy Curtis Source: TESOL International Association TESOL is now accepting proposals for a new series that will consist of 80-page books addressing the challenges specific to certain … Continue reading

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Public Speaking: Speech Organization & Preparation

Imagine that a good friend of yours is going to speak in public, and s/he has come to you for advice. Obviously, you recommend that they prepare what they are going to say very carefully. In fact, you advise them … 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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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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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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#Free – Promotion on Amazon #Kindle! “Time To #Teach Teens”: The Extremes of Experience

Free! Friday, October 12, Saturday, October 13, Sunday, October 14, Monday, October 15, and Tuesday, October 16 (until midnight)!!! Time To Teach Teens: The Extremes of Experience Book Description Publication Date: March 13, 2012 The extremes of experience and the … Continue reading

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Native Speaker Myth – British or American English: English training targets ASEAN’s link language

English training targets Asean’s link language Brunei funds $25m English programme to bolster southeast Asia’s adopted lingua franca Kate Hodal Guardian Weekly, Tuesday 18 September 2012 13.59 BST US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton, centre, with Brunei’s Foreign Minister Prince … 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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