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by ironmathyu5
10 May 2020, 16:46
Forum: Teaching Young Learners
Topic: Teaching Children vs Teaching Adults!!
Replies: 0
Views: 943

Teaching Children vs Teaching Adults!!

I've been teaching English in VietNam for around 6 months now and I have classes both private and public teaching children and adults. Although, I prefer to teach motivated Adults that have a real reason for learning English as opposed to kids that have been forced into an English Class by their par...
by ironmathyu5
10 May 2020, 16:45
Forum: Teaching Adults
Topic: Teaching adults
Replies: 0
Views: 971

Teaching adults

I live in china and have been teaching English mostly in university and tutoring younger kids. I have been asked a lot lately to teach small groups for adults. I was thinking about teaching listening, dialogue, and. Basic conversation skills for traveling and Livorno abroad. Anyone have experience d...
by ironmathyu5
05 May 2020, 16:18
Forum: Teaching Young Learners
Topic: Forced appreciation
Replies: 0
Views: 1148

Forced appreciation

Hi all, and Happy Teacher Appreciation Week! I’m writing this because I just need to vent and put it out there in the universe, and because I know you all will understand on a different level than my fiancé who so kindly listens to me rant all day every day. Our principal for the past two years has ...
by ironmathyu5
30 Apr 2020, 11:57
Forum: Grammar & Usage
Topic: Present perfect + before!!!
Replies: 1
Views: 1477

Present perfect + before!!!

Hi could someone help me with this sentence please " He's never appeared in a film before " Does this mean that the person in NOW staring in a film at the moment, that it is his very first film. I need to teach the use of present perfect + before to a first certificate class and dont feel so confide...
by ironmathyu5
23 Apr 2020, 08:20
Forum: Jobs Discussion
Topic: Student Behaviour-global checklist :D!!!
Replies: 0
Views: 1893

Student Behaviour-global checklist :D!!!

Hello My question is about misbehaviour and uncooperative students. Basically what countries have the most complicit and lovely well behaved students :) and which are the ones to avoid. I was interested in Korea and then if that went well i read amazingly nice things about Costa Rica but not much ab...
by ironmathyu5
23 Apr 2020, 08:19
Forum: Teaching Adults
Topic: Keeping the context in your grammar lessons.!!
Replies: 1
Views: 2093

Keeping the context in your grammar lessons.!!

Hi everybody, I'm a new teacher and having just graduated from CELTA a month ago, I'm currently trying to find ways to be able to teach my classes without spending a good chunk of my days planning for my classes. When I finished CELTA, I was more than used to spending 6+ hours on my lessons (they we...
by ironmathyu5
18 Apr 2020, 09:26
Forum: General Teacher Discussion
Topic: Is pursuing ESL teaching right for me?
Replies: 1
Views: 1411

Is pursuing ESL teaching right for me?

Hello. I am a current substitute teacher in the US with a bachelor's degree in English. After 2 years in marketing and getting let go from my first permanent marketing job in 2019 (my skills and abilities just weren't the right fit for the position and it wasn't something I cared about) I returned t...