It has taken me, literally, years to get this published.
So far we haven't used a classroom for our English summer school in London in 2012. This was how we planned it.
I was pondering the surge of social media into every aspect of our lives yesterday (Arab Spring and Avaaz.com campaigns to UK riots their clean-ups) and thinking about English Out There and it's pl
Someone asked me to make a video on 'How to Teach English Out There' and I was going to start doing it then I realised I had a couple already.
I just did an interview with a journalist for a digital news website called Digital Journal.
I have been reading about the history of English teaching and learning and wanted to look at any opinions that I could find that were opposed to the current orthodoxy of ELT and the ELT industry.
Stephen Krashen, the world-famous language teaching and learning expert, has commented on our EOT English course 'before and after' case study audio that compares two audio clips of a Chinese student
When I started doing the audio case studies with Jane (Chinese, 27) and Waldek (Polish, 29) I was hoping to see a steady improvement in their speaking and listening skills. For years I have w
Yes, hard to believe but there appears to have been a spike in interest!
This came as a shock to me some time ago but when I thought about it I realised that it is just like an actress freezing on stage or a footballer missing a vital penalty.