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Classroom Observations – how to use best to improve our teaching -Summary of #ELTchat on February 15th, 2017

This is a brief summary (mostly a glorified cleaned up transcript) of the #ELTchat on February 15th, 2017 Summary contributed by Mathew Noble on his blog – reproduced here with his kind permission or so we hope…. ~ : ~     The February 16th #ELTchat was on the topic “classroom observations and how we can…
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#ELTchat Summary The Best 2.0 Tools for Speaking Skills on 15 March 2017

Fiona Price, or @fionaljp on Twitter summarised and displayed the apps and tools mentioned in this talk very creatively!!!   Our mission was to explore the best tools for developing speaking skills and here are examples of what was mentioned along with some of the key tweets! Thank you FIona! Introduction with Tellagami  A very…
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Topics for #ELTchat in March 2017

Hello #ELTchatters!   If you haven’t read the announcement of some changes to how we choose topics for #ELTchat, have a look at my previous post.   Here are all the topics we covered in March 2017 and a small intro for each one reminding #ELTchat users of some of the related posts.   This months…
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#ELTchat DJ/Moderator of the month!!!

Dear #ELTchat friends and afficionados,   For some time now, it has been difficult to solicit a sufficient number of topics each week to merit a poll. We have a long tradition of involving #ELTchat followers in the selection and voting of the topic to be discussed each week, but of late, we have not…
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How to deal with native students in an EFL classroom #ELTchat on 22/02/2017

    It happens that in countries such as Spain there are expat British/Irish/American students who attend to state schools and they have EFL lessons. Of course it’d be better if during that period they attended some other lesson, but sadly this doesn’t happen too often. So Some teachers make these students help them, as…
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Submit a topic for next #ELTchat (1/3/17 @ 19.00 GMT)

 #ELTchat kicks off every Wednesday at 7pm UK time BUT   Doesn’t stop at 8 p.m. BST!!! It turns into a slow burn chat and continues until the next day!  So, send your suggestions and be part of the discussion!  Add your suggestion as a comment below this post! Next #ELTchat on Wednesday 1/3/2017 at…
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Submit a topic for next #ELTchat on Wednesday 22/2/17 @ 19.00GMT

 #ELTchat kicks off every Wednesday at 7pm UK time BUT   Doesn’t stop at 8 p.m. BST!!! It turns into a slow burn chat and continues until the next day!  So, send your suggestions and be part of the discussion!  Add your suggestion as a comment below this post! Next #ELTchat on Wednesday 22/2/2017 at…
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Submit your proposal for this week’s #ELTchat (15/2/17 @ 19.00 GMT)

 #ELTchat kicks off every Wednesday at 7pm UK time BUT   Doesn’t stop at 8 p.m. BST!!! It turns into a slow burn chat and continues until the next day!  So, send your suggestions and be part of the discussion!  Add your suggestion as a comment below this post! Next #ELTchat on Wednesday 15/2/2017 at…
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Submit your topic proposal and join the discussion – Next #ELTchat 1/2/17 @ 19.00GMT)

 #ELTchat kicks off every Wednesday at 7pm UK time BUT   Doesn’t stop at 8 p.m. BST!!! It turns into a slow burn chat and continues until the next day!  So, send your suggestions and be part of the discussion!  Add your suggestion as a comment below this post! Next #ELTchat on Wednesday 1/2/2017 at…
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Join the discussion – Submit a topic for next week’s #ELTchat (25/1/17 @ 19.00GMT)

 #ELTchat kicks off every Wednesday at 7pm UK time BUT   Doesn’t stop at 8 p.m. BST!!! It turns into a slow burn chat and continues until the next day!  So, send your suggestions and be part of the discussion!  Add your suggestion as a comment below this post! Next #ELTchat on Wednesday 25/1/2017 at…
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