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Online Course Management System - FREE. Would you use it?

Started by ddeubel in Teaching and Methodology. Last reply by Mitchell Lee Feb 12. 7 Replies

I'd like to know how many teachers would use a completely free course management system , if offered here? Meaning, you can create a course there,…Continue

Tags: atutor, technology, online, ecourses, elearning

SITE OF THE DAY - HUNDREDS OF THE "BEST" - Teaching Recipes

Started by ddeubel in Websites / links / access to new resources / communities.. Last reply by Nadeem Nawaz Jul 16, 2019. 102 Replies

We are now in our 3rd edition of "Site of the Day"! Hundreds of the best sites for teaching/learning. See #1 and…Continue

Tags: collection, list, web 2.0, resources, websites

ABCs - Alphabet Resources or Ideas?

Started by NEWS NOW in Teaching and Methodology. Last reply by Amelia Meirizka Jun 20, 2019. 73 Replies

I guess the alphabet is our bread and butter.Got any good ideas for teaching it or using it…Continue

Tags: children, abc, kids, phonics, reading

Learning Designs

Started by Elise in Teaching and Methodology Mar 27, 2019. 0 Replies

I was wondering what you all thought of learning designs pertaining to English language teaching? What are the ways in which you design your lessons to achieve better learning in your students?Continue

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Culturally Specific Content

Voiceover of a workshop I gave March 2010 on the topic of Korean Content for Korean Students. About the need to use more "culturally specific content" in our teaching (in the case of Korea - Korean content). See a clip below showing the workshop in action. Full screen HERE

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Comment by ddeubel on July 13, 2010 at 6:38am

Here are some interesting research based articles about the use of culture in the language classroom or moreover, the dearth of good culturally appropriate materials.

Teaching English as an International Language. - McKay     Cultural Basis of Teaching

English Next      The Future of English -- David Graddol         Teaching and Context

The Use of Freirian Pedagogy - Joan Kang Shin

Klikaya Authentic Materials      Klikaya - Evaluate Cultural Content in Textbooks

Context and teaching

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