Right now, view counts are just starting so will be quite low or naught, on old posts. But it will give our bloggers and forum users a good idea of what's…Continue
I'd like to share for the start of a new school year or semester - My best "Teaching Advice" blog posts. Meaning, posts giving teachers some advice about classroom or other practices. This complements my …Continue
I'd like to share for the start of a new school year or semester - My best "Practical" blog posts. Meaning, posts about actual resources to be downloaded, used in class. Lesson ideas. This complements my …Continue
has some funny stories, some short news and web sites where you can…Continue
These original jokes were found and redesigned by Ridvan Saglam. Stories are presented with a colourful design to make them more attractive for readers and also they can be read and understood easily with the possible unknown vocabularies whose…Continue
Most enthusiastic language teachers "Go To Pieces", meaning they literally use material that is in pieces and compels students to practice and communicate. At its heart, "pieces" is a way of teaching that puts communication at the core of language teaching and learning.
Think about it. "Pieces" as an approach or frame, stretches over a wide swath of materials, methods…
Google/Youtube is working on this.. please be patient. Thx.
The Data API engineering team is aware of the current issues that areaffecting all playlist-related API calls (retrievals, additions,updates, deletions). They believe that they know what the root causeof the issue is, and they're working to get updated code pushed out tothe production servers to restore functionality.
I'll be updating this thread with more information about the timelinefor the fix…
I've been continuing with my professional development series of stories - still focusing on Hodja the Turkish Trickster - entitled: Learning Through Stories. In video, I tell a story or read a story. Teachers should use it to reflect on their own teaching. Then compare with my own interpretation. More stories and of different types,coming soon.
Get many more stories in my 3 year collection…Continue
This post might unsettle you - so advanced warning. Just my opinion. The rest of August I'll be chiming in with many other provocative opinions about the web and… Continue
Sometimes one is surprised by how life conspires to throw things into your path. In doing so, you just have to trip over them, notice them and come upon a clearer view and vision of "the way" and what is there.
I've been training teachers for a number of years. In that training, I've always accented two approaches; teaching less to achieve more and the benefits of using…