Tagged: blogging

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ICT tools and English Language Teaching

Introduction This article tries to review ICT use in English Language Teaching (ELT). First, the rationale behind using ICT in ELT will be discussed. Then, a list of ICT tools that are currently used...

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Scott Thornburry’s New Blog

A blog Worth Following Scott Thornburry’s New Blog Scott Thornburry has started a new blog. Unlike the A-Z of ELT blog in which he tried to revisit some entries related to his ELT “encyclopedia-dictionary of...

It is the end 0

It is the end

Scott Thornbury is closing down the A-Z of ELT blog for good.  It is a blog that inspired and is still inspiring a lot f teachers around the world. Scott Thornbury’s posts and discussions...

A list of terms used in blogging 3

A list of terms used in blogging

One of the problems facing those who want to start a blog, is understanding terms used in blogging. For those who are unfamiliar with those terms, follow the link below. It is a  list...

WordPress plugins for teachers 0

WordPress plugins for teachers

What are plugins Wikipedia defines plugins as follows: Plug-ins are sets of software components that add specific abilities to a larger software application. If supported, plug-ins enable customizing the functionality of an application. In...

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2011 Best Posts

This is a list of 2011 best posts. They are mainly about lesson plans and teaching methods. Some readers were also interested in class management and student-teacher relationships. Situational Language Teaching The importance of...

2010 Top ten ELT Articles 0

2010 Top ten ELT Articles

These are the most read English language teaching articles of the year 2010 in this blog. As you may notice readers seem to be interested in English teaching methods the rationale behind preparing lesson...

Repairing WordPress database crush! 1

Repairing WordPress database crush!

This week I wanted to edit a post. When I clicked on the update button, …. A problem: all the posts and pages and comments were gone.  Just like that. I went into the...

Blogging in Plain English 0

Blogging in Plain English

Blogginig What are blogs? What does blogging mean? What are the advantages of blogging? WordPress.com define blogs as follows: “Blog” is an abbreviated version of “weblog,” which is a term used to describe web...

ESL / EFL Carnival of Lessons 0

ESL / EFL Carnival of Lessons

Lesson plans and activities blog carnival I am honored to be part of the ESL/EFL Carnival of Lessons which was hosted by  Karenne Joy Sylvester. The blog carnival includes so many useful and insightful...