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by jetard
03 Mar 2011, 15:37
Forum: General Teacher Discussion
Topic: Using CALL with students
Replies: 2
Views: 13221

Re: Using CALL with students

If you have access to a computer lab, there are many things you can do with your students! I have some suggestions for you even though I do not know the age and level of your students. You could have them participate in discussion forums on the Internet. You could create your own forum or you could ...
by jetard
03 Mar 2011, 15:24
Forum: Special Needs
Topic: What should I do if one of my students has dyslexia?
Replies: 19
Views: 39093

Re: What should I do if one of my students has dyslexia?

I understand how this situation might be frustrating for both of you. Since you both do not have enough language to communicate properly, maybe the parents of your student speak English? You could discuss with them. Maybe you could also ask a specialist in your school to evaluate your student to try...
by jetard
03 Mar 2011, 15:15
Forum: General Teacher Discussion
Topic: Mentoring experiences?
Replies: 10
Views: 10788

Re: Mentoring experiences?

I also have some mentoring experience. I did mentoring with children in French (first language). I helped them to overcome difficulties in reading and writing. They actually improved a lot during that summer! I mentored an adult who was doing his secondary V French class (first language). I helped h...
by jetard
03 Mar 2011, 14:54
Forum: Jobs Discussion
Topic: Non-native speaker, what is the best country to start in?
Replies: 11
Views: 22747

Re: Non-native speaker, what is the best country to start in

When I read your post, I find it interesting to notice how much there are variations from one country to another! I am still an ESL student teacher in Canada in the province of Quebec. Here, because English and French are the two official languages of the country, it is mandatory to learn English as...
by jetard
03 Mar 2011, 14:38
Forum: Teaching Young Learners
Topic: learner autonomy for teenagers!?
Replies: 5
Views: 11494

Re: learner autonomy for teenagers!?

I think it is really important for learners, especially for teenagers, to develop autonomy in their learning. If teaching is more students centered, learners get more involved in the learning process, participate more in the lessons, and become more responsible for their learning and success. Having...