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Congratulations Thomas! You’ve successfully published “Teacher Talking Time”!

Congratulations Thomas! Hello from Amazon KDP! The book “Teacher Talking Time” you recently submitted to KDP and enrolled in KDP Select has been published to the Kindle Store and is already available for readers to purchase here. KDP Select allows … 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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Part 2: The 80-20 Rule Re-Visited: Teacher Talking Time (TTT) #ELTchat

Ferris Bueller has taken the day off, and his poor classmates went to economics class. Voodoo economics… As we could see in the video from Part 1, the 80-20 Rule, or any other arbitrary rule of thumb, needs to be … Continue reading

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The 80-20 Rule Re-Visited: Teacher Talking Time (TTT) #ELTchat

This week I participated in the #ELTchat session called “Effective ways to minimize TTT (Teacher Talking Time) and maximize STT (Student Talking Time)”. It moved fast, with the tweets flying fast and furious. I relied on my usual coping strategy … Continue reading

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