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by tdchris
08 Apr 2011, 20:59
Forum: General Teacher Discussion
Topic: Help! Common Student Errors
Replies: 1
Views: 3210

Re: Help! Common Student Errors

You can read about IPA on wikipedia. Also, most online dictionaries will both show the IPA and pronounce it for you. Try a few different ones until you get the hang of it. As for explaining _why_ something is correct/incorrect, you need to get ahold of a good grammar book. You can look through some ...
by tdchris
09 Feb 2011, 21:33
Forum: General Teacher Discussion
Topic: Mobile phones in class
Replies: 10
Views: 10367

Re: Mobile phones in class

Depends on the age. I generally trust adults to not be disruptive. Generally they follow this rule, and if not call them out. Teens will continue to use their phones for texting long after they need dictionaries. I'd handle this on a class by class basis. You are probably better of by banning phones...