Vacation Sans Japan
Last night I went out for Bok-ah. Prehaps you know it as Fugu? Still no? Try globefish, blowfish, or puffer fish. Puffer fish made out of poison. Prehaps you remember that early and famous Simpson's episode where homer almost dies from eating it. Eating the blood, organs or ovaries of the fish can cause…Continue
So I have a new found hobby. I like to do a little detective work and root out corporate ads on the front page of YouTube that try to pretend to to be a grassroots video like most of the videos on YouTube. One of the ones that I found about a week ago is actually attached to an account that belongs to a fashion magizine named Nylon. It turns out that not only is…Continue
If you are using the Wiimote whiteboard and are need an opensource interactive whiteboard app here is something to try - http://kindlelab.com/software.html & a video of it being used is here - http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=80-75kPfF48
We are no living in the age of Read/Write media. At least until the infrastructure of the Internet gets overloaded in 2025ish and traditionally cheap or free features of the internet become a thing of the past.
Anyways, the Vlog Brothers and the Nerd Fighters made…
Just had the spiciest bowl of ramen that i have ever had. Koreans like thier "Ramyen" spicey but that was out of control... it was good though. Ramen is a cheap ($2.50) and quick meal that you can get at a number of places within your average block.
I scolded some students for the first time today. I didnt really care for it and it really felt like talking to a walk. Actually it was talking to a wall for the one, the other one cried. This is part of my new intiative to get control of…Continue
If you are coming to Asia to teach EFL, in many cases you'll be coteaching. Also, if you are teaching ESL in North America, usually you are also doing some form of coteaching and supporting a regular class program.
It is essential you do it right or your life can be hell. I was asked to give some advice recently and I've copied it below. You can find out lots more by…