Tag: Web 2.0

Defragmenting Foreign Language Learning


Presenting language in small fragments hoping that they will one day automatically transform into fluent near-native talk may not be enough. My talk at TESOL Greece highlighted some ways in which skilled performers achieve excellence and focused on practical activities promoting holistic language learning using a variety of […]

My Hidden Gems


Dear Blog Readers, This a post in response to  a challenge set by Jason Renshaw (English Raven) to all  fellow bloggers, to bring out and highlight our blog’s hidden gems, in other words, posts  we really enjoyed writing or which engaged us and our readers in conversations that […]

The Usual Suspects


This blogpost is addressed to my own locale, teachers in Greece.  If it looks like an attempt to influence people, you are right, it is!  Some of the comments may be true of other places on the globe – wherever you are, I would love to read your […]