What is dreamreader.net and how can I use it?

What is dreamreader.net? Dreamreader.net is a free website where learners can practice and improve their English reading skill. What materials are there on dreamreader.net? There are now more than 500 free reading lessons on a wide variety of topics and skill levels. What kind of lessons are on the site? The site has five different kinds […]

3 Amazing Videos to Raise Awareness and Get Your Learners Talking!

3 Amazing Videos to Raise Awareness and Get Your Learners Talking!

I recently posted a blog post on Language Teaching Professionals about three awesome videos to inspire your learners. It was very well received so I thought I would do another post about videos. Click here if you haven’t read that post.   Today I have chosen three more of my favorite videos that I show to […]

Are you driving disconnection with learners without realizing it?

  I recently watched this awesome video by Dr. Brene Brown on the difference between empathy and sympathy.     I really enjoyed her approach to a very sensitive and delicate topic and started to think how this could be applied to my teaching and how I interact with my learners. I started to reflect […]