Extra! Read all about it. We will be holding the bimonthly EFL /
ESL / ELL blog carnival. Please submit your entries HERE by Jan. 31st
(there will be a prize to the most teacher friendly entry!). Or
just submit to me - ddeubel.
Member of the
Congratulations to Larry Ferlazzo -
our member of the month! He should be member of the year or
decade He is invaluable to the wider EFL / ESL community and we are
much better for his selfless work.Say thanks to
Larry and visit his blog!
Enjoy our ARCADE!
two arcades full of
games for learning AND teaching. Try them out and make everything
FUN. Your students will love Deal or No Deal or Spiderman or all
the other classics!
Pick of the
Excellent resources and quizzes for testing your listening skills
or use in class.
We will have
Nationality groups. Join your own and start doing some networking
within your own geographical areas.
We will also be
participating in the alpha and beta testing of a new TEFL job site.
Our members will get lifetime premium benefits to a site with
cutting edge technology for finding your next teaching job.
Nationality Groups are
need members to lend a hand. If you'd like to help - please let me
What you can
remember to add to our Resources if you have
something that's great.
Use the chat box to say hello and ask
if you like (or hate) a video - rate it by
clicking the stars!
Make friends, don't be shy. Make friends in other
countries and network. We can learn together.
Please let us know what you LIKE,
DON'T LIKE, or WOULD LIKE.....moan and complain or praise. Please
drop a line here on
the main discussion thread. Your opinion makes things better!
EFL Classroom 2.0
(Click Here for our New Year's
This year we pledge 3 big
1) We will build strong
relationships with other teaching / educational
2) We resolve to start
promoting our web conference facilities for members to teach and
3) We pledge to do more
of the same! Getting teachers and learners the place and goodies
Project Peace is underway!
Please think of participating in
Peace and telling others about it. We have already gotten
entries, see the latest one from Cahit Elginkan S.S. in Turkey!
Make a video, learn English, share with others around the
All members can advertise in our
section. Whatever you want! Services, eteaching, your blog,
selling, buying or just announcing. I'll also be restoring our ad
box this month so any members wishing to have a clickable ad on the
main page, please contact me! As a community, we should help
promote each other and share.
We've Got "NEW"
This month, we added many resources
on many pages. Keep checking back and you'll find lots always new.
In particular, we have two fantastic new resources to start the
Nat. Film Board of Canada video page. Lots of academy award
winning film shorts and resources to support them. Please comment
below on how you used them. These are fantastic and educational to
Nth degree! This page is also public, share with
others and show it off (best in Firefox browser)
Events Page - A great way to learn English through
both created and authentic materials. Lots of links/resources and
video with Text to Speech articles. Also get our Al Jazeera video
player there, for all the latest news. And now our
TED talks video player is in HD!
Use our NEW ADVANCE MEMBER
You can now easily find
others from your own country, another country or of the same
Member Search on the member's page
can find it all. Interesting to search and see where everyone is
from - but handy to find colleagues!
Much more NEW!
Use Our Dashboard to
keep up to date on EFL and everything happening. All the Jobs in
EFL, all the best Blogs in EFL - all in one handy place!
Connect is restarted! Want to connect with another classroom
around the world? Feel lost? Go here to post up your particulars
and connect with other classrooms!
Please find more
resources here and ADD your own.
Resources / Share area!
when looking for materials / ideas on EFL Classroom 2.0 -
USE THE SEARCH BOX at the top of the page! It is
extremely powerful and you will find a lot hidden in our hundreds
of blogs, thousands of archived discussions