IELTS Preparation Course structure & results Our course structure is unique with 1 hour IELTS elective classes that allow students to focus on a particular skill (reading, speaking/listening, writing) at a particular level (intermediate, upper-intermediate, advanced), in order to bring all band scores up to the same level. Our students achieve consistently high IELTS scores – we are extremely proud to say that our average score stands at 7.0.
App Packs for Education - Chrome for Work and Education Help As of February, 2015, App Packs for Education are no longer available. Please use Google Play for Education, where you can find Chrome web apps curated for schools students by grade level and subject. Many teachers deploying Chrome and Chrome Devices for Education want to force install or recommend Chrome web apps on their students' devices. However, given the thousands of Chrome web apps available, it's not always apparent which ones are the best for your class.
Mixed-ability groups - Lesson and course delivery - Community learning and development Working with mixed-ability groups It is not uncommon to find learners with literacy needs working alongside intermediate-level learners in a large ESOL group. This poses particular challenges for the practitioner, who may have to differentiate material or request assistance in providing literacy or other support.
Blubbr - Make Youtube Quizzes – EFL CLASSROOM 2.0 I've followed with anticipation each time over the years - a new website allowing teachers to make comprehension quizzes for Youtube videos. As the director of Education at EnglishCentral, this is interesting to me because EnglishCentral is working on similar functionality. There is a long list of sites doing this, going back to ESL Video and Mystudio (now Quiz Revolution) and more recently TED ED Each has/had their own strengths and weaknesses but none of them I ever felt had what it takes to really get this user generated application to be the "full monty" and extremely useable widely by teachers. Now we have a new contender Blubbr (hat tip to Maria Constantinides for letting me know about this). View the quiz I created HERE. I was able to make the 5 question quiz fairly easily but ran into some difficulty with dragging the buttons at the bottom and figuring out how that works.
- Five ways to connect with parents using Poll Everywhere 0 Comments February 23, 2013 By: Lisa Nielsen Feb 23 Spelling Bee Genius WIZ KID is Kids Preschool learning puzzle games kit for 2 - 6 year old kids FREE. App contains all the type of kids interactive learning games. ✔ ALPHABETS Learning :- Teach the kids about alphabets with images with interactive sound [age - 2 - 4 ] ✔ MATCH LETTER :- Kids can identify the big letters with matching small letters. Its interactive game where kids are given 4 random big letters and matching small letter and kids have to match all by drag and drop them in correct matching letters [age 2 - 4 ]
California's Velcro Crop Under Challenge by Ken Umbach California's important Velcro crop, vital to the clothing, footwear, and sporting goods industries, has been severely stressed by drought, disease, and pests. Background Velcro®, an engineered crop, consists of two distinct strains: hooks and loops. Description: Teaching Presence Teaching presence is defined as the design, facilitation, and direction of cognitive and social processes for the purpose of realizing personally meaningful and educational worthwhile learning outcomes. This paper reviews the tasks of the online teacher, gleaned from the literature and our own experiences as teachers of graduate level, online courses. It next introduces a technique for systematically analyzing the context of the text-based transcripts of those courses.