The following is an article I wrote at the end of last year for OUP that appeared in the English file news. It is this article that provided the basis of my plenary talk at the LABCI and Southern Cone conferences. It is reproduced here with the permission of OUP.
Archive for July, 2011
These are the slides to the ‘hands up’ talk I gave in South America
These are most of the slides from the plenary I delivered at the LABCI conference in Paraguay and the Bra-Tesol event in Curitiba.
I live online, spending most of day tutoring teachers online in the asynchronous environment. In my presentation at IATEFL this year, I mentioned that in order to be an effective online tutor, you need to experience being an online student. It is something I strongly believe in so always try to find a course a year.