Continue reading...

Food for thought for ELT professionals on the go

Change and changemakers, trends, what’s hot and what’s not as well as ideas for full-blown lessons. I am new to the world of publishing in spite of my many years of experience teaching ESL. Nevertheless, an opportunity opened up with the publisher Academic Study Kit to participate in the Legacy Series with a book on Non-native English Speaking Teachers or NNESTs, and since my co-author and I both belong to that realm, we took up…

Continue reading
Sticky Wall Continue reading...

Writing, Creativity and Motivation

Voltaire is reputed to have said to a client “… madam, here is the novel you commissioned it’s in two volumes, if I had more time I could have written it in one.” What a dramatic statement! It gets to the heart of new writers problems – how to be clear and concise. As an established writer I am frequently asked for advice but fail miserably in supplying answers. I have been writing now for…

Continue reading