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Published on: 13-12-2017

Building Writing Skills

    Writing is often overlooked in EFL teaching and learning. At a beginning level, it may be seen as a task for the intermediate and advanced stages. Students will also shy...

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Published on: 13-12-2017

Building Writing Skills

    Writing is often overlooked in EFL teaching and learning. At a beginning level, it may be seen as a task for the intermediate and advanced stages. Students will also shy...

Education

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December 2017

  Issue 330 (December 2017) marks the end of 2017 with fun Christmas activities for the classroom. Being the end of the year we look at the most popular read articles of...

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Practical Ideas for Developing Writing Skills

    The developing of the language skills has always been a very hard and interesting task. The process of writing suggests that we can actually teach students how to write with...

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07-11-2017 Hits:282 Education

Παιδικό Ιχνογράφηµα: Ανιχνεύοντας πίσω από τα σχέδια

  Ιχνογράφηµα:  Είναι η  αναπαράσταση κάποιου αντικειµένου, πράγµατος, τοπίου ή και ανθρώπου µε απλές γραµµές µολυβιού. Δεν χρησιµοποιούµε καθόλου χρώµατα. Σχέδιο: Πολλές φορές µπορούµε να το ταυτίσουµε µε το ιχνογράφηµα. Η σηµασία των λέξεων...

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07-11-2017 Hits:587 Education

Reading: the taboo language skill

I think I can read your mind as you are reading the title of the article. "Reading? Why taboo?  Who is it taboo for?" As social media lovers would describe...

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07-11-2017 Hits:597 Education

Why do we neglect speaking?

Language is a tool for communication. We communicate with others, to express our ideas, and to know others’ ideas as well. Communication takes place mostly where there is speech.   The importance...

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06-11-2017 Hits:258 Education

Study Skills: Importance & Application

Is there a possibility of linking the teaching of study skills with teaching English in such a way so that the two can be combined and successfully support each other? It...

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Setting up an Academic Environment with high expectations

Ηave you ever walked into a classroom expecting students to be prepared and begin learning and instead found them looking at you like you are an alien from another planet...

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Teaching Material

Integrating Multilingual and Multicultural Awareness in the EFL Classroom

The teacher’s role in the EFL or ESL classroom has seen a great many changes over the past century as different theories and methods - often contradictory- have evolved. Traditional...

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Dictation: Make it an interesting activity

Dictation is one of the oldest techniques known for both the teaching and testing of foreign languages. Stansfield (1985) dates its origins back to the sixteenth century. It has long...

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New to the classroom? Here are some tips that will help you evolve as a teacher

As a novice teacher you are full of dreams. You have the knowledge and command of the language and you know that you can disseminate information. But theory is often...

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Coursebooks: Jack of all trades, master of none

Tool 1: A good teacher cannot be fixed in a routine…During teaching, each moment requires a sensitive mind that is constantly changing and constantly adapting… (Bruce Lee, kung fu practitioner...

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This month in ELT NEWS

December 2017

  Issue 330 (December 2017) marks the end of 2017 with fun Christmas activities for the classroom. Being the end of the year we look at the most popular read articles of...

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