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I always suggest using google and searching for your subject. They offer various ideas. I usually hand pick ideas from a few sites then come up with my own style of writing it up. Nice idea. I wouldn't use the word sympathy in the letter at all though. That is one thing that I sincerely suggest. Lot...
- 30 Apr 2016, 20:18
- Forum: Business English
- Topic: Any coursebook you recommend for Business English?
- Replies: 8
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Thanks, these are very useful resources.
- 24 Apr 2016, 17:34
- Forum: Jobs Discussion
- Topic: Job opportunities from September onwards
- Replies: 6
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For a job that starts in September, you should start out before the previous school year ends. You will be in the files before the school starts searching for new hires. Good Luck.
Its rough at 60 to be looking for new work. The younger teachers are out there and they are familiar with the newest tools. You bring experience but what about retirement? An employer may not see you as a long term employee. If its something you really want to do go for it. Give it your best shot, y...
- 24 Apr 2016, 17:26
- Forum: General Teacher Discussion
- Topic: Challenges for ESL Teachers
- Replies: 2
- Views: 3360
I think the diversity of background would be a challenge. However, if you have each student give a little background introductory during the beginning of the semester that could be enlightening. Thanks for teaching.
- 24 Apr 2016, 17:24
- Forum: Teaching Adults
- Topic: Tips for conversational group/Icebreakers needed!
- Replies: 7
- Views: 11638
The first lesson is the hardest since no one knows the other. I usually start with each one introducing themselves and telling all a little bit of themselves and possibly their families. Or they could talk about their job or an interesting trip they took. This will be familiar to them and also bring...
Definitely look for fresh and interesting. There is nothing worse than reading something just for reading. When the story is fitting or at least of current interest, your students will enjoy as well as learn.
- 17 Apr 2016, 20:05
- Forum: Special Needs
- Topic: Help needed for activities for blind esl student
- Replies: 9
- Views: 40884
You are fortunate to have a response from a blind teacher. Who could be better to comment on this subject.