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by waterrat
Sat Oct 24, 2009 12:54 am
Forum: TEFL Training Discussion
Topic: traditional teaching versus technology
Replies: 3
Views: 25879

traditional teaching versus technology

A question on a test paper refers to a new student who speaks very little English and understands only very simple English, the student wishes to study English for eventual entry into university. what is best for the student, to learn in a small classroom group using traditional teaching methods or ...
by waterrat
Wed Oct 21, 2009 12:34 pm
Forum: General Teacher Discussion
Topic: teaching with technology
Replies: 5
Views: 6178

teaching with technology

I have been given a test question, a new student, speaks very little English and understands only simple english. She wishes, eventually, to go to university. Personally I would use mostly technology to help the student grasp the language, because she has total control over the programs speed and pi...
by waterrat
Sun May 10, 2009 5:05 pm
Forum: General Teacher Discussion
Topic: English for foreign students
Replies: 2
Views: 4661

English for foreign students

For a foreign student learning English what is the order of importance, Reading, writing, speaking or listening.

Steve
by waterrat
Fri May 08, 2009 10:47 am
Forum: General Teacher Discussion
Topic: Student learning program
Replies: 0
Views: 1962

Student learning program

A foreign student arrives at my school, takes an entrants written test, achieves a fairly high score in written grammar with multi answer questions, but, understands very little and speaks very little English. The student wishes to study for university. The information given in this test question is...
by waterrat
Sun Feb 22, 2009 11:07 am
Forum: General Teacher Discussion
Topic: Keyword Mnemonics in learning English
Replies: 3
Views: 4225

Re: Keyword Mnemonics in learning English

Would the NATO alphabet be of any use.

Steve