Occupying Our Education.This post was coauthored with Mark Paschal.Last Wednesday we were arrested with some 90 people, most of them fellow students, at a peaceful sit-in inside the Bank of America. W..
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How China is winning the school race.China's education performance - at least in cities such as Shanghai and Hong Kong - seems to be as spectacular as the country's breakneck economic expansion, outpe..
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This is a list of idioms in the English Language. An idiom is a word or phrase, common in everyday conversation and understood within the culture, having a meaning completely different than the meanin..
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Teaching Reported Speech.I give the students comic strips from the funny pages, and they have to summarize the direct speech. There are always lots of questions, and that makes especially good practic..
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Teaching Reflexive Pronouns.quote Thank you very much, everything you share is very important to review or learn. Usually I start making the student see her/his face in a mirror to compare the situati..
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China Education Alliance, Inc. Introduces Newly Developed Online Educational Game 'Fortune Island'. HARBIN, China, Jan. 7 /Xinhua-PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- China Education Alliance, Inc. (OTC Bulletin ..
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Teaching Tag questions.After I introduce the topic, we usually play bingo with tag endings. I give students cards like the bingo ones with different tag endings (for example ..., did she? ..., haven't..
Listed on 2011-11-23 03:46:13
The most important thing I learned from a teacher.Who inspired you?The role that teachers play in influencing the lives of their students is something that's been lost in current debates about educati..
Listed on 2011-11-22 03:07:29
Super Duper Homonyms and Pronouns An Interview with Clint Johnson.Clint, I understand that Super Duper has created two new educational grammar-based card decksLet me ask you some questions about them&..
Listed on 2011-11-17 02:25:13
Teaching gramma first conditional.Quote 1. I usually give some examples of superstitions, e.g. If you break a mirror, you will... (they give the answer, since they already know Future Simple Tense).2...
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