The Power of Voice

Voice recordings have become more popular with advances in technology. Exciting new web tools lead to increased proficiency in oral language skills.

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Webinar -Learner Autonomy

February 19th 2014, Lizzie Pinard will host a webinar for English language teachers. The topic is learner autonomy. It will be discussed along with suggestions on practical methods that we can use to encourage learners to be genuinely autonomous outside the classroom.

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Every Kid Needs A Champion

Great Ted Talk for any teacher

Rita Pierson, a teacher for 40 years, once heard a colleague say, “They don’t pay me to like the kids.” Her response: “Kids don’t learn from people they don’t like.’” A rousing call to educators to believe in their students and actually connect with them on a real, human, personal level.

Interactive Rubrics as Assessment for Learning

 

A teacher uses technology so all students can reach new limits.The use of interactive rubrics by websites like  goo.lg, to shorten URL’s and using the computer generated QR code (as seen below). Students are able to gain access to resources when they come to  challenges during the task.

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