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How to teach English to Adult Brazilian Students
Tips for Teaching English to Adult Brazilians

Continuing our series on teaching different cultures, we’ll look at teaching English to adult Brazilians. When teaching English it’s a worthy practice to have at least a basic understanding of …

Teaching ESL online
Teaching ESL Online: Tips for an Awesome First Lesson

Teaching ESL online has its challenges but one that I find particularly daunting is preparing for that first lesson. Your first lesson makes a big impression on your students, establishes your teachin…

while-listening activities
How to Use While-Listening Activities in the ESL Classroom

In a previous blog, we showed you how to use pre-listening exercises to activate student schema prior to listening lessons. In another blog, we showed you post-listening activities for checking listen…

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while-listening activities
How to Use While-Listening Activities in the ESL Classroom

In a previous blog, we showed you how to use pre-listening exercises to activate student schema prior to listening lessons. In another blog, we showed you post-listening activities for checking listen…

Why Asking Obvious Questions Is Useful in ESL Classrooms

Sometimes, as English language teachers we may feel like we’re asking some pretty silly questions. Have you ever felt that way? I mean, for example, when you ask a student why they like the color bl…

How to Teach Listening Skills
Using the Top-Down Approach in ESL Listening Lessons (Part 2)

In part one of our two-parter, we covered only half of the ideas. Today, we’ll close it out with more. But for those who haven’t read part one, a short review is in order. Previously, we covered …

Teaching English Online:

Teaching ESL online
Teaching ESL Online: Tips for an Awesome First Lesson

Teaching ESL online has its challenges but one that I find particularly daunting is preparing for that first lesson. Your first lesson makes a big impression on your students, establishes your teachin…

Teaching English Online: How to Get Started

Teaching English online is a great opportunity for teachers who want all the benefits of teaching abroad with the comforts of teaching from home. In addition to providing the opportunity for location …

Your Online TEFL Tutor
Setting Up Your Online Teaching Workspace

So, you just finished your online TESOL certification with OnTESOL, now what? Teaching English online is the way of the future, and it’s never been easier to get into than right now. In fact, if yo…

Teaching English Abroad:

How to teach English to Adult Brazilian Students
Tips for Teaching English to Adult Brazilians

Continuing our series on teaching different cultures, we’ll look at teaching English to adult Brazilians. When teaching English it’s a worthy practice to have at least a basic understanding of …

OnTESOL Graduate Review – Teaching Abroad for the Long Haul

Teaching English has intrigued me since a young age. I first started to be involved with it as a teenager. In fact, I stayed an extra semester in high school to be an ESL peer tutor for both exchange …

Teach English to Adults in Chile
TESOL Graduate Review: Teaching English in Chile

I have always been fascinated by languages and cultures. From an early age, I was exposed to foreign languages and wanted to learn how they work. The idea of sharing that knowledge with others and wat…