Scribd continues to
grow. Please visit and find all the best EFL / ESL books for
teaching. If you find something you REALLY like, use our
Bookstoreand support our community! Also share and
comment on our EFL
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We have a
Carnival was a big success, thanks to everyone who
participated and voted. Candace Harper's
passionate cry to support ESL reading instruction won
hands down and the blog BeThink
will get 2 months of ads (once our ad box is restored)
Teachers - please find all the
best listening materials in one new,
of the Month!
Last month's Member of the month
Ellen continues to amaze. Our pick is
Voicethreads. Please visit and practice there. Leave
her a message. Thx Ellen!
A complete Professional
Development Page! Project Peace! Stay tuned - all coming in
September. Please look for some forum posts about these. We have
1,000s of members and I hope many will participate in a world wide
We need "greeters" and others to help manage our community
(like this newsletter :)) If interested - please let me
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BACK TO SCHOOL -
I hope that you are refreshed and ready for
a new semester or school year! First year or last, there are always
things to get ready! Here is a nice list of
Dos and Don'ts
for starting the year.
Lessons In A Can
for a lot of great ideas.
There are no problems, only
All members who've
encountered some problems with the community, our apologizes. Ning
to our regret, shut down a 3rd party provider of services and we
were severely effected. Drop down tabs will return - for the
moment, please refer to the site map.
I really believe that
students can use chat to great ends. Even teachers! The problem in
the EFL / ESL world has been to create a safe, yet exciting and
share place. I've found the solution
embed on your own site and spread the word. Hopefully we can get
enough people always visiting so that we can have a real EFL
chatroom. Of course students can still talk with
Dave and the
Looking for a job - Use
We have all the best job feeds,
updated hourly from all over the EFL Job Universe. Visit our
page. There is even a Job exclusive search box!
Member of the
Varnika Kapoor is a teacher in India. She is
full of ideas, books and insight - all gleaned from her years of
teaching. She is getting "updated" in technology and we are glad to
have her contributing. Say hello to Varnika and check out
So Much more
Lots of new things on the network - please
take a visit, comment and contribute. Here is just a few of the new
* Check out
Sets in our
Resources! Wow, these rock and I spent hours collecting. A great
way to get kids talking through pictures.
* We've got diigo! Shared bookmarking. Join today and receive updates. Start sharing!
You will find the new links daily on our Main page (scroll down and
on the right). Click the "Webslides" button to get a nice
presentation of the sites.
member Larry Ferlazzo's Best of 2008!
* We've got scribd. Join our scribd group
and upload / share documents
there. Thousands of the best EFL documents to help
Jukebox! You can upload an unlimited amount of
mp3s. Label them with your name first so they will be easy to find.
Check out everyone's music!
for using EFL Classroom 2.0 . See many tips for making the most out of our
great community! From remaking your homepage to how to find what