Every teacher feels nervous when they start teaching, move to a different school, or start a new type of class that’s perhaps a bit unfamiliar. How do you get over this, and be the best teacher possible? I’ve put together some tips that I have found useful over the years.
Direct methods, such as Callan, are sold as a fun and engaging way to learn English. There are schools all over the world that are dedicated to Callan or other, similar methods. But it is as effective as some people say?
In September of this year, I subjected myself to the Cambridge CELTA course at a centre in Northern Spain. This is an overview of my experience.
Persuasion is sometimes called an art, the idea of convincing the reader to agree with the speaker or writer. It’s … More
If your students are taking an official exam, it’s likely that they will need to produce at least one longer … More
Since its introduction in 1997, the young learners exams have become extremely popular. Schools, especially international ones, are starting to … More
TED Talks are fantastic for listening practice, for advanced level learners especially. There are several reasons for this. TED Talks … More
Despised globally, often neglected, the importance of motivating your adult students to work outside the classroom.