An Introduction to Teaching Young Learners (6 to 11 Years-old) – Preply Webinar Reflection

Last week I had the honor to host an official webinar with Preply, an online teaching platform I’ve been working at for 4 years now. In this webinar, we discussed the teaching methodology needed to teach young learners effectively. The webinar was live-streamed on the official Preply Facebook page. Webinar content: 10 steps to teaching …

Debate – Should writing fake news be considered a crime? + Pronunciation: Consonants /z/ & /s/

Hello, my dear colleagues! I was selected as one of the 10 DipTESOL Scholarship Contest finalists a few weeks ago. I didn’t get the scholarship, but I am still proud to be selected among so many other educators. These were the participation steps Step 1: Make a video (maximum 90 seconds) where you briefly demonstrate or …

EdmodoCon 2020 – The Value of Interactive Video and How to Make it

EdmodoCon is a global professional development experience—one you can attend for free through your laptop or mobile device. Educators from around the world share inspiring stories and practical strategies from the best in the education community. Traditionally EdmodoCon has been a full day, live-streamed event where educators from around the world gather at Edmodo Headquarters …

Storytelling Methodology for Young Learners: Activities & an Example Lesson Plan

Hello, my dear colleagues! This post will discuss storytelling methodology according to Shin and Crandall (2014) and showcase successful examples of storytelling, along with using digital tools. Storytelling should be used as often as possible in the ESL classroom, but in our country almost no one uses it. The main reason for this is that …