Dec 7, 2010
Other 3184 Views
Have you realized that the written language is more active now than the spoken ones? Technology is causing that. As days go by, more and more people are using the Internet, mobile phones (texting), and other hi-tech gadgets for correspondence rather than talking in person.
Jan 24, 2013
Writing 3182 Views
To know how to write an essay first and foremost you should identify the type of essay you are about to write. When we talk about the essay types, in most cases we deal with the following: "For and Against" Essays, Opinion Essays, Providing Solutions to Problems and Letters to the Editor. Though each type of an essay has its own style and writing technique, at the same time all of them have lots of common features and one writing scheme. Before getting started to write your piece of writing, study the major features of essay types writing style.
Aug 1, 2013
Teaching 3179 Views
One of the skills of excellent teaching is good questioning technique. I was fortunate to be trained initially as a primary school teacher where you needed to be able to ask relevant questions in a range of subject areas. A year after graduation, I was transferred into the secondary school arena where for almost ten years I taught a variety of subjects including English, Science, Mathematics, History and Geography with even a little Physical Education thrown in. This enhanced my understanding of the need to question in different ways. The remainder of my career was spent teaching Mathematics. Therefore, for that reason and because we all did Maths at school, let me use Mathematics to illustrate these points.
Questioning in different ways can extend students' understanding of the subject.
It can enhance their critical thinking/problem solving skills.
It can teach the vocabulary of the subject studied.
It can develop an understanding of and the use of the language and terminology of ...
Oct 9, 2009
Career Development 3178 Views
In many Asian countries where English is used as an official language for business and teaching, Koreans are always found to be there, looking for legitimate language trainers of English as the second language.
Jan 22, 2011
E-Learning/CALL 3177 Views
If we are considering learning English online, we will find that there are a good number of online tutorials that we can take in order to master the art of speaking and writing in the English language. These tutorials are designed and taught by teachers who have the experience and the expertise that we need in order for us to develop our skills in the English language.
Jun 17, 2012
E-Learning/CALL 3177 Views
Effective, successful e learning is the aim of every course designer. Yet ask most learners and these two words are not the ones that will immediately come into their minds when describing their experience of taking an e learning course.
Feb 3, 2013
Study Abroad 3177 Views
Five Motivating Reasons Why One Should Study Abroad
Jun 9, 2010
Other 3176 Views
This article has techniques on how high school students can be successful in school. Students should manage their time, set goals, learn test taking techniques and developing positive habits.
Nov 1, 2008
Grammar 3175 Views
How do you teach the difference between “make” and “do” in your English classrooms? What do you do? What do you make? What’s the difference, anyway, between “make” and “do”? I’ve spent a considerable amount of time teaching a very wide range of ESL classes this distinction. These simple words cause lots of confusion for English language learners.
Feb 11, 2010
Adults 3174 Views
Character education teachers are often forced against their wills to teach the subject. Like business people compelled to travel against their wills, character education teachers are sent to a foreign land far from their comfort zone. Many are sent with little or no training, and given the smallest of expense accounts.