EnglishCentral      Weekly Magazine         Read The Latest Newsletter       New Resources        Member TESOL Certificate           Gif Lingua Books

TEACH WITH ENGLISHCENTRAL

What We Offer

65,000+ Members! Join Us!

Video Lessons Player

                             Study Music

Photos

  • Add Photos
  • View All

Our Weekly Magazine

New Content

Project Peace

 

Resources And Discussion

ABCs - Alphabet Resources or Ideas?

Started by NEWS NOW in Teaching and Methodology. Last reply by ddeubel Sep 19. 76 Replies

I guess the alphabet is our bread…Continue

Tags: children, abc, kids, phonics, reading

Top 5 Game

Started by susie silver in Teaching and Methodology. Last reply by ddeubel Sep 17. 14 Replies

Hi David Maybe its obvious to some but I'm not sure how to play and I also want to create a top 5 game as well. What is the point of it. There are always 5 answers. Do the students guess according to…Continue

Tags: 5, top

Use of L1 in the ESL classroom

Started by Evanthia Pogiatzi in Teaching and Methodology. Last reply by ddeubel Sep 10. 4 Replies

Hi people, i'm doing a research on whether is good for English language teachers to use the L1 of the students or the target language (English) when teaching in the classroom. So i would really…Continue

Tags: teaching, methodology, language, l1

Stories to inspire and teach. Share yours.

Started by ddeubel in Teaching and Methodology. Last reply by ddeubel Jun 16. 80 Replies

 I'd like to share in this forum and would like others to share, short stories that might apply to education / teaching and that will inspire. I believe stories and a narrative are powerful, whether…Continue

Tags: hodja, tao, zen, professional_development, storytelling

Badge

Loading…

About


Supporter
NEWS NOW
  • Male
  • Toronto
  • Canada
Share on Facebook
Share

NEWS NOW's Friends

  • Venette Cook
  • ddeubel

NEWS NOW's Classrooms

NEWS NOW's Discussions

ABCs - Alphabet Resources or Ideas?

Started this discussion. Last reply by ddeubel Sep 19. 76 Replies

Profile Information

Years Teaching
>7 years
 

All the News Now!

NEWS NOW's Blog

New words - Get out your dictionary!

Posted on February 10, 2011 at 3:36pm 0 Comments

The Washington Post's Mensa Invitational once again invited readers to take any word from the dictionary, alter it by adding, subtracting, or changing one letter, and supply a new definition.…

Continue

A Teaching Moment

Posted on September 4, 2010 at 11:55am 0 Comments

A beautiful article on how important "Great" teachers are.....




HER NAME was Grace Knox. She had short gray hair and steel-rimmed glasses, and looked dull, humorless, and entirely unpromising. Still, I guessed it was good I’d landed in her class. The other fifth-grade…
Continue

As English Spreads, Indonesians Fear for Their Language

Posted on July 26, 2010 at 2:00am 0 Comments

JAKARTA, Indonesia — Paulina Sugiarto’s three children played together at a mall here the other day, chattering not in Indonesia’s national language, but English. Their fluency often draws admiring questions from other Indonesian parents Ms. Sugiarto encounters in this city’s upscale malls.…

Continue

A guy that supports education!

Posted on May 18, 2010 at 5:30am 4 Comments

Casino win is a jackpot for science institute



A man who won 766 million won ($664,065) in a jackpot - the largest sum ever won in a

casino in Korea - has donated it to the Korea Advanced Institute of

Science and Technology, known as Kaist.



Ahn Seung-pil, a 60-year old businessman, hit it big at Kangwon Land in Gangwon, the only Korean

casino that allows Korean citizens to gamble.



“I grew up in a poor… Continue

Translation - Man vs Machine

Posted on March 22, 2010 at 12:30am 0 Comments

Interesting article about language and the difficulties of translation....



EVERYBODY has his own tale of terrible translation to tell — an incomprehensible restaurant menu in Croatia, a comically illiterate warning sign on a French beach. “Human-engineered” translation is just

as inadequate in more important domains. In our courts…

Continue

Comment Wall

You need to be a member of EFL CLASSROOM 2.0 to add comments!

Join EFL CLASSROOM 2.0

  • No comments yet!

NEWS NOW's Videos

  • Add Videos
  • View All
 
 
 

© 2017   Created by ddeubel.   Powered by

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service