21 Nov 2014

There are plenty of materials on facilitating and facilitated learning on the web.

12 Sep 2014

Students come to us from various families, and from a vast variety of life situations.

26 May 2014

In my experience, there are only a few reasons for conducting one-to-one lessons.

15 May 2014

My experience shows that lesson planning depends on three key factors.

23 Apr 2014

It is April, spring is in the air, Shakespeare’s birthday is upon us, and our thoughts naturally turn to the ever-interesting topic of...

21 Apr 2014

My own first big experience with reading and understanding Shakespeare in the original came when I was a very mature, completely adult...

19 Mar 2014

The very first really innovative technology introduced into any classroom at a foreign language lesson since times immemorial is simple...

12 Mar 2014

When I clicked to check a modern definition of “digital literacy”, what I got was an entry called “computer literacy”.

  • Those good solid works give us a firm grasp of the subject, citing motivation, aims and goals, lesson planning and classroom management. Following students’ needs, being a guide not a god in the classroom, individual approaches to teaching and...
  • Building confidence. Nina MK, Ph.D. Students come to us from various families, and from a vast variety of life situations. No two children are alike, even though at first they may seem to blur into that collective entity, “a class”. If we get...
  • In my experience, there are only a few reasons for conducting one-to-one lessons. I mean, naturally, those pupils who attend the usual school, not any special cases, like home-schooling, or correctional schools, or any other specialized institutions...
  •  My experience shows that lesson planning depends on three key factors. The teacher's level of English Find even a few minutes every day to do the following: read a book in the original version; watch a show or a clip; visit an educational site....
  • WRITING MOTIVATION. Nina MK, Ph.D.
  • My own first big experience with reading and understanding Shakespeare in the original came when I was a very mature, completely adult person aged 16.My teacher recommended Sonnet 66, and I tackled it with all the enthusiasm and fearlessness of...
  • The very first really innovative technology introduced into any classroom at a foreign language lesson since times immemorial is simple: we teachers speak a foreign language instead of the pupils’ native one. If we believe in progress at all, we...
  • When I clicked to check a modern definition of “digital literacy”, what I got was an entry called “computer literacy”. Close but no cigar, as they say. I double-checked the words separately, and here is what I got:  digital, adj. available in...