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How to Teach Children with Specific Learning Difficulties

How to Teach Children with Specific Learning Difficulties

For starters, it’s important to define what specific learning difficulties are. The three most common specific learning difficulties are dyslexia, dysgraphia, and dyscalculia. Manifestations of specific learning difficulties can be visible in one or more areas. They...

Your Ultimate Guide to No-Prep EFL Activities and Games

Your Ultimate Guide to No-Prep EFL Activities and Games

Most (if not all) EFL teachers know the importance of incorporating games and activities in their learning English as a Foreign Language classrooms, and beyond that, it is crucial to have at least a handful of no-prep activities and games in your hat.Why, you may...

Games That Help the Development of Pre-Reading and Writing Skills

Games That Help the Development of Pre-Reading and Writing Skills

Students will soon be in classrooms, learning reading and writing, basic skills needed for education. Some do it smoothly and without problems, and some struggle and make mistakes. Learning to read and write begins long before going to school. Preparations have lasted...

The Differences Between Teaching Live and Teaching Online

The Differences Between Teaching Live and Teaching Online

Teaching, according to Britannica is “the profession of those who give instruction especially in an elementary or a secondary school or in a university”.  Teaching is a significant job that helps create an impact on the lives of others and its history can be traced to...

Teaching Adults English: Tips for Teaching Business English

Teaching Adults English: Tips for Teaching Business English

Teaching Business English has some similarities to teaching English as a Foreign Language (EFL); however, there are also some differences. If you are here, reading this article, you are on the right track as we are going to explore their similarities and differences...

5 More Games That Every TEFL Teacher Should Know

5 More Games That Every TEFL Teacher Should Know

Whether you’re a newbie teacher or have been imparting your knowledge for years, you can always do with some extra games up your sleeve! Following on from our article ‘Top 5 games that every TEFL teacher should know’, here we have 5 more games that you can introduce...

Top 5 Games That Every TEFL Teacher Should Know

Top 5 Games That Every TEFL Teacher Should Know

Every TEFL teacher has their favourite games and activities that they use time and time again. There are many games which are better suited to certain age groups (or even certain nationalities!) but there are also games which can be adapted to suit any learner group....

Student and Parent Guide: What to Do Over the Summer Break

Student and Parent Guide: What to Do Over the Summer Break

The upcoming summer break is an opportunity for all students to rest and "recharge their batteries" for the next school year. However, the excess of free time can have negative effects if it is not fulfilled in an interesting, but also a useful way. Taking a two-month...

How to Develop Student Self-Efficacy

How to Develop Student Self-Efficacy

Student self-efficacy is a fancy term which educators use when talking about students’ confidence and belief in their ability to learn something. A student with strong self-efficacy learns quicker and is more confident using English than a student who does not believe...

Why You Should Include Activities in Your Classroom Instead of Games

Why You Should Include Activities in Your Classroom Instead of Games

ESL classes are meant to be fun. They’re often an additional class that your students take outside of their regular school classes, so it’s good if you can make the classes fun and enjoyable for them. That way, they won’t mind coming to them during the hours they...

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