If you’re struggling to keep up with the speaker’s rate of speech, you can always adjust the tempo, or speed, of the audio file. You can accomplish this using the different tech tools below. …Continue Reading
Monday, April 14th, 2014
Thursday, April 10th, 2014
I snagged this photo from a recent teacher training. The word labels describe HOTS – or higher-order thinking skills – and LOTS – lower-order thinking skills. …Continue Reading
Tuesday, April 8th, 2014
The Guardian did this article back in February 2014 discussing the different language learning apps and online products which are enjoying brisk business these days. The article closes with a challenge – whether or not a person can learn a language ‘successfully’ online.
I take issue with the rather subjective measurement of ‘successful’, …Continue Reading
Wednesday, March 26th, 2014
This issue covers stress and anxiety – along with strategies to boost your self-confidence.
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Thursday, March 20th, 2014
Here’s a sample English lesson that I threw together for one of my high-level learners. Native speakers will enjoy this too! …Continue Reading