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Planning Learning on Multiple Levels

I recently met with some teachers from a nearby language centre for an informal chat and to give them some guidance and ideas to develop themselves and their institution. The primary reason we met was because a colleague of mine mentioned that the language centre was without a senior teacher / academic director, and the… Continue reading Planning Learning on Multiple Levels

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Choosing Focus Skills

I have written before about the importance of having a strong learning objective when you plan a lesson. The learning objective that I describe was built upon three pillars, Knowledge, Skills and Context. Here, I’m going to write a little more about how we choose and use our skill focus. When teaching a language, there… Continue reading Choosing Focus Skills