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


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