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MONDAY: Using music to learn English with Carlos Roncal

MONDAY: Using music to learn English with Carlos Roncal…….Listen in now at http://t.co/LApJ84RxCd. #BlogTalkRadio

— Silvio Canto, Jr. (@SCantojr) July 29, 2014

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Listening with your heart - conversing in English

This is a developing post. I ask ESL Learners to become better in conversation by listening with their heart.  When someone speaks with you, when they share their personal information, consider thinking about how that person feels about the information they just shared. 70 more words

Re-Post: Students Know What They Are Told to Want

For those wondering — and for those not wondering — yes, I am alive. This is my first post in quite some time and comes to you via a cop-out: this isn’t a real post but rather a re-post of something I’ve written for another forum. 1,450 more words


ESL Students Clown Around at the Circus

Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus comes to Houston every July, and we love taking groups of ESL students to see the “greatest show on earth.” It’s always a crowd-pleaser, and this year was no different. 84 more words

English As A Second Language

What I learned when I tried to learn French.

I thought learning French in time for my trip would be doable. I mean, Jamie became semi-fluent in Portuguese in a few weeks in Love Actually— 137 more words


"Intensive" English course = energizing exhaustion!

Before starting my “big girl” job in August, I’m using my summer to teach an intensive English course… for beginners. Lord have mercy. Because of the way funding and organization worked, I got my textbooks about two weeks before class started. 571 more words

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