I've just made a new lesson about the problems/future of education on my blog. You can use it in your class if you've got internet connection:
I've also done one about the longer working week:
Public health intervention more than any other "science" has done more for humankind than anything else over the last 200 years. Forget industrialization, forget inventions - how we live in abundance and health is most definitely related to the things put into place by public health: sanitation, universal medical treatments like vaccination, pre/post natal care, medical screening, public safety measures and so much more.....
I find it curious that we don't have "public…Continue
** Not your ordinary, endless list - just what's number 1.
I mentioned this book previously. Now, releasing it early - I'll have a hard cover, POD (Print On Demand), for purchase version shortly.
Download The Idiot's Dictionary.doc
I'll only say thank you to my…
L’avancée technologique est vraiment un phénomène sans limite. Il y a peu, tous les services des serveurs étaient configurés localement pour activer l’Intranet ou les clients distants d’un fournisseur d’accès Internet. De nos jours, le progrès technologique va au delà de ces réalités techniques comme celui de l’externalisation des services.
La technologie d’externalisation est un système informatique…
The blank dialogue is a very "natural" teaching approach. Something intuitive about it. I used it in my early days of teaching - just pausing a dialogue on cassette tape and asking students to respond. You had to get skilled with using those big buttons! That is what being a teckkie used to entail!
Most blank dialogues are receptive - students listen and fill in. Then repeat the…