How to teach listening-targeted ESL lessons

Communicative Approaches to Teaching Listening

For many of us, listening is a lateral skill that we don’t…
Teaching ESL Listening Using Authentic Material

How to Create Listening Lessons Using ELLLO Mixers

As teaching listening classes can be challenging, especially…
TESOL Teacher Review: Teaching English Online

OnTESOL Graduate Review: Teaching English Online

Living in Canada, a bilingual country, I have always had an interest…
Learn to use technology to teach ESL to young learners

Using Technology To Teach Young Learners

In our modern-day and age, technology is everywhere. We use it…
Help Your ESL Students to Improve Their English

TESOL 101: 8 Ways To Help ESL Students Improve Their English

How often have you heard that question as a teacher? Over the…

OnTESOL Graduate Review – Teaching Abroad for the Long Haul

Teaching English has intrigued me since a young age. I first…
Using Video in the ESL classroom

Lessons on the Fly—Writing an ESL Lesson from a Video Clip

The use of video seems to be exponentially replacing the use…
How to lesson plan with no prep time

Lessons on the Fly – Creating Dialogues from Small Talk

In today’s blog, we’re going to introduce a new short series…
How to write a quick ESL lesson

Lessons on the Fly – Writing an ESL Lesson from a Blog

In a previous blog, we began a short series on how to make lessons…

How to Manage Unmotivated English Language Learners

If you’re an English language teacher, you’ve probably…

Using News Lessons for Adult ESL Conversation Classes

With the explosion of social media, news websites, and individual,…

Teaching Business Learners to Socialize – Networking

For now, this will be our final blog for the business socializing…

How to Teach Business Learners to Socialize – Making Small Talk with a Visiting Client

In a previous blog we shared how to teach business learners to…

Teaching Business English Learners How to Socialize With Visiting Colleagues

It’s quite likely that many of the adult students you meet…

Teaching ESL Learners to Take Turns in Conversations

Recently, we posted a blog on communicative competence…