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Using the Students' Illusions: From Classroom Management to Classroom Manipulation

In a previous post, I explored how teachers perhaps unknowingly exploit misperception in order to manage the classroom (or, more specifically, to get children to shut up). 622 more words

Primary Teaching

Spooky, Kooky Pizza Party!

Spooky characters were out last week and all came to the Glasscock School for a pizza party! Just in time for pumpkin season, our Intensive English students dressed up in some very creative costumes, including a number of witches, zombies and Michael Jackson (sequined glove and all). 44 more words

English As A Second Language

Breaking down barriers with the arts

By Kwame Opare, High Point High School Dance Teacher and Young Audiences teaching artist

I have had the privilege to work with a diverse group of learners in the Prince George’s County school system so far this school year. 629 more words


Education in Glove

In Glove, the goal of education is to make children that are kind, smart, creative, and disciplined. To reach the goal, teachers, have to be patient and loving. 76 more words

Banda Aceh

This is here and that is there

This chair is black and that chair is blue.

Why is the black chair, “this chair” and the blue one is “that chair”?

It has to do with the concept of what is “here” and what is “there”. 112 more words


How to stop translating and start THINKING IN ENGLISH!

This is every ESL students dream, and one of the most important steps in learning a new language. To think in that language means you have really ‘got it’.   817 more words


Robert Moneyhon reblogged this on Fly in English.

Day - Month - Year : Date format by country

If you are trying to make arrangements concerning dates before the 12th of the month, be careful.

  • The former British colony currently known as the United States of America uses the format…
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