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IntroductionSome teenage students come to us with an unsatisfactory attitude or low self-confidence with regard to L2 learning due to past experiences, do not see the relevance of language learning in their short or long-term plans or have...
That’s why the understanding of Information and Communications Technologies and their role is essential for effective teaching. Speaking about ICT, I think it’s first very important to understand what result we actually want to achieve. As we...
For a while now, the paradigm of ‘flipping’ the classroom and reversing the way teachers and lecturers traditionally approach developing students knowledge has been gaining quite a lot of credence in educational circles.The flipped classroom has...
At the end of 2010 I published the first 5 tasks in a series to help teacher learn how to use technology with their students. Now I would like to add 3 more tasks to that collection. The first few tasks are all quite simple to lay the ground work...
Over the last few weeks I have been busy delivering training presentations and workshops to help teachers use various free web based tools in their teaching. As part of this training I have developed a number of tasks that teachers can do during the...
In my last blog post here, I wrote about a new project I had started using a blog and publishing online activities that students can work on autonomously. After just over a month, I thought it was time to report back, so here's what's happened so...