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by cb51
Sat May 15, 2010 3:55 pm
Forum: General Teacher Discussion
Topic: Speaking Strategies
Replies: 0
Views: 3086

Speaking Strategies

Hi All, Could someone please explain the meaning of speaking strategies? I thought that speech elements such as word stress, sentence stress, intonation, vowels and consonants were all strategies that we taught students to help them improve their oral skills. Recently, I looked up speaking strategie...
by cb51
Sun Apr 12, 2009 4:59 pm
Forum: General Teacher Discussion
Topic: Searching for Online ESL Tutoring Job
Replies: 11
Views: 26955

Searching for Online ESL Tutoring Job

Hi All,
I'm looking for an online ESL teaching or tutoring job. I reside in Boston.
Any suggestions?
Thanks in advance.
by cb51
Sat Nov 15, 2008 1:20 pm
Forum: General Teacher Discussion
Topic: Need help with Language objective vs. content objective
Replies: 0
Views: 2211

Need help with Language objective vs. content objective

Hi, Could someone please provide examples for the following: For a pronunciation class: A content objective in the form of a question, and a language objective for the same class. For a TOEFL prep class: A content objective in the form of a question, and a language objective for the same class. It's...
by cb51
Thu Jul 17, 2008 3:27 pm
Forum: General Teacher Discussion
Topic: American-Indian ESL Textbook?
Replies: 2
Views: 3202

Re: American-Indian ESL Textbook?

Dear Graziela,

Thank you very much for your insights. I've been so focused on the needs of the teacher, that I almost forgot the importance of connecting with the students! I'll work on your suggestions.
Again,
Thanks -- you're great!
cb51
by cb51
Sun Jul 13, 2008 12:51 pm
Forum: General Teacher Discussion
Topic: American-Indian ESL Textbook?
Replies: 2
Views: 3202

American-Indian ESL Textbook?

Hi All, I would like feedback on the following. The program where I work chose to focus a semester on American Indian-related topics, and it became  clear to me that it was difficult to obtain material concerning American Indians that was suitable for ESL students. Moreover, it became evident that m...