Quality Teacher Talk

photo retrieved from : https://yannicknezetseguin.com/en/biography/   "The more you talk, the less opportunity there is for the learners."  James Scrivener What is the first thing that you remember learning on your CELTA course? In my case, a lot of emphasis was placed  on reducing our  TTT (Teacher Talking Time).  We were constantly reminded how our TT… Continue reading Quality Teacher Talk

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Teaching vocabulary effectively

How easy is it to remember new words?  Is it enough to just give the definition of a word once? Well, we've all been guilty of that crime at least once, but let's find out why it is a tefl crime! So,  we have short-term memory and long-term memory. Both are equally important. The word has… Continue reading Teaching vocabulary effectively