But now we know
10 radical changes to traditional teaching proposed by Michael Lewis at
the TESOLArabia2001 conference.
Motivating students to read
A series of simple questions to discuss with your colleagues.
Language Learning Styles & Theories
A series of questions and links to other worksheets to get you thinking
about different theories and styles including your own and those of your
Learning Styles Defined
A worksheet that asks you to match styles and strategies to their definitions.
Learning Theories Defined
Match the theories and approaches to their description. Not as easy as
it first looks.
A brief description, based on Carl Rogers, of the values that should underlie
any humanistic approach. Not many so-called 'humanistic' approaches meet
all his values.
A brief overview of Rogers' theories on cognitive and experiential learning.
Language Acquistion Books
A good list of essential reading on the subject with links to Amazon.com
for direct ordering.
50 major theories of language and instruction all on one page.
Management & Theories
An interesting article entitled "Adding (negotiated) learning management
to models of teaching and learning" by Stephen Draper of the University
of Glasgow. Has a couple of good linked references as well.
to love learning English
A page aimed at motivating students to learn English and enjoy it. Nicely
A straight-forward article by Paul van Raay which reminds us what it is