As the Open Education Consortium says: “sharing is probably the most basic characteristic of education: education is sharing knowledge, insights and information with others, upon which new knowledge, skills, ideas and understanding can be built.” Open education is a philosophy about the way people should produce, share, and build on knowledge. Proponents of open education […]
Here you can find a list of our post which look at various methods and principles of English language teaching. Below the posts from this blog, you can also find links to articles by other bloggers… Source: Methods and Principles Important READING.
Conventional methods of learning English exemplify passive learning with a limited success rate. Active Training of English Skills is much more effective than passive learning. Disadvantages of Passive Language Learning The major weakness of passive learning is that it splits the language into different components – reading, writing, listening, grammar, and pronunciation – which you […]
Donald Freeman is a professor of education at the University of Michigan, where he works with undergraduate and post‐graduate teacher preparation in all subjects K‐12. Today, he joins us to preview… Source: How we think as (language) teachers
Halina _Future _Education_final HBO_wiziqHave you ever wondered why it seems so difficult to talk with some people and so easy to talk with others? Can you recall an occasion where you met someone for the first time and immediately liked that person? Something about the individual made you feel comfortable. A major goal of […]
What does teaching with technology mean to me? To me, teaching with technology involves the development of my approaches that includes four major modules: the course content, the coach, the students and the technology implements. After over thirty years of teaching, I felt bored with my traditional technics and wanted to find some inspiration, as […]
10 reasons teachers do NOT use education technology.