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So Coded

So, as I mentioned in the last couple of posts, I was in Hamburg to speak at a developers conference about life on the road, living and working from our converted school bus. 140 more words

So Coded

Active listening (a lesson plan version 2.0).

This post is different from what I normally do, because it’s a variation of a lesson that has already been posted to this blog.

A couple of months ago I… 900 more words

Authentic Materials

Meet MWA, Inc. Publicist: Kristie Lowry

Kristie Lowry’s passion for books started at an early age. She wrote numerous manuscripts and poems throughout her teen years. That author path altered after a creative writing class during college. 92 more words


Deliberate vs Accidental Learning

We can learn English in two ways. One is we can learn things deliberately and the other way is we learn things automatically or accidentally. 209 more words


Packing for Switzerland

When I arrived in Geneva – Switzerland (there are others) yesterday, I stepped of the United flight from Dulles wearing Nate Smith’s school shoes. I wore Thulani Smith’s white Butler University bulldog shirt and my yellow hat. 545 more words

Difficult Relationships

Speaking Engagement Tomorrow for Read a Romance Month

Happy Monday, everyone! Wow, I can’t believe how quickly the summer has flown by. And while the blog may have been a bit more quiet than usual, there has been a ton going on behind the scenes with my novel writing. 151 more words


Moral Dilemmas: speaking activity

The aim of this speaking activity is for students to discuss what they would in four different situations. Suitable for levels intermediate – advanced, adults and older teenagers. 264 more words