Best Higher Education Podcasts (November, 2015) Times Higher Education At the heart of higher education debate. Times Higher Education podcasts bring you news and interviews from the world of academia. Admissions Straight Talk 50 Of The Best Podcasts For High School Students - 50 Of The Best Podcasts For High School Students by Dennis Lee, StudyPug.com This post is the first part to a 3-part series entitled “250 things any high school student must learn”.
Integrating tech for the new term: getting to know students – learning technologies in EAP All teachers know that the new year really starts in September, not January as the rest of the world seems to think. That’s when we make our resolutions to be better people, better colleagues and better teachers. We tell ourselves that we are going to finally get organised, read those articles, clean the desk, plan lessons in advance and make sure we stay on top of marking. Sometimes we even do some of those things….. In the spirit of the new (teaching) year, I thought I’d make some suggestions for any teachers wanting to integrate a little more technology into their lessons.
50 Popular English Idioms to Sound Like a Native Speaker To understand English as it is spoken in real life, you have to be familiar with idioms. They are used so much in everyday English that it is important to be aware of them. You need to learn what they mean, and how to use them to become an ‘insider’. Classroom Timers - Fun Timers We've decided to put our new fun timers, and timers for classrooms into a nice sub-section. These are great timers for children, or maybe meetings, or anything really. They just add some extra fun to the usual countdown timers :-) Classic Classroom Timers: A Visual List of 100 English IDIOMS FOR TIME with Examples Are you looking for something to do to kill time? Well there are plenty of idioms here for you to learn! If you practise them regularly, soon you’ll be able to use them on a day to day basis and improve your English! I am a true believer that there is no time like the present. So start learning today! The “Time Idioms” image was created by Kaplan International.
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