TEFL theory and methodology

A look at some of the theoretical and practical issues in English language learning and teaching, including the difference between language learning and acquisition and whether or not it’s important to teach grammar.

Instructions

10 Tips for Giving and Checking Instructions in an ESL Classroom

How can you make sure that your instructions are as clear and comprehensible as possible?
ESL students in a classroom

How to Teach Mixed Ability Language Courses

One of the most difficult situations for a language teacher is a group with students of different levels, varying learning ability, or both. How do you design a lesson to meet all the varying needs?