TESOL 2017: Seattle Here I Come!

Are any of you heading to Seattle for the TESOL convention? It’s an exciting time of the year. I enjoy seeing old colleagues and meeting new ones. The annual convention is a chance to hear about current trends, learn new tips and tools, and discover what projects everyone is engaged in. I have two presentations…

Holiday Wishes 2016

Thank you for visiting my ELT blog this past year. I hope you’ll allow me to continue sharing my reflections and teaching tips in 2017! As I’ll be traveling over the holidays, I won’t be posting until the first week of January. I hope you all enjoy the final days of 2016. May 2017 bring you much…

Thanksgiving Thoughts

Life is better when we share our journey with others. Thank you for sharing mine as an ESL teacher. Happy Thanksgiving to all! You and your students are welcome to join me on Facebook to give thanks for what you value most in the world. Today’s post highlights different ways to express one’s appreciation for…

Time for TESOL 2016

If you have plans to travel to Baltimore for the annual TESOL convention, perhaps our paths will cross. Feel free to stop by the Materials Writers Interest Section booth in the Exhibit Hall on Thursday, April 7. I’ll be volunteering from 11:30 to 12:30 p.m. Are you an experienced video maker or do you want…

Holiday Wishes

Like many others, I’m running around in these final days of holiday preparations. To all those celebrating, I wish you a peaceful and joyful holiday! I’ll be back soon with a new post. Kind regards, Jennifer

Thanksgiving Wishes!

There are many things I’m thankful for. I’m sure you feel the same way. Whether you’re celebrating the Thanksgiving holiday or not, I send you my warm wishes. I also thank you for taking the time to visit my blog and consider my ideas. Happy Thanksgiving!

On the Road: More Posts to Come!

Dear readers! I’m traveling at the moment. I’ll return soon with new thoughts and activities to share. Happy teaching to all! Jennifer

TESOL 2015: Toronto here I come!

I’ll be heading to the annual TESOL convention this Wednesday. If anyone else will be in Toronto for this event, please feel free to stop by and say hello. I’ll be at the Materials Writers IS booth in the Exhibit Hall on Thursday from 1:00 to 2:00 p.m. For those who aren’t able to attend, I’ll do…

Heading to Chicago: ITBE’s 41st Annual Convention

If anyone will be in the Chicago area this weekend, I hope you’ll be attending  the ITBE Convention. I’m scheduled to present on Saturday morning. I’d love to have you join me. My session title is Innovative Learning Partnerships for Professional Growth. Look for it in the schedule. See you there!

Happy Holidays!

This will be my last post in 2014. Enjoy the holiday season! May the jingle of bells fill your days with cheer. I encourage you to make the kind of resolutions that matter for the coming year. Thank you for visiting and taking the time to consider my ideas and activities throughout the year. I offer my…

Holiday Hopes

I will be celebrating the Fourth of July with my family this week. For those observing Independence Day, I hope you have a safe and happy holiday weekend.  And to everyone everywhere, peace and good wishes! I will return next week with a new post.     Photo credit: “East Point Carnival and Fourth of July…

TESOL 2014 Portland – My Schedule

I’m heading off to Portland for an exciting week in the company of fellow ELTs. I hope to see some of you there. Just so you know where to find me, I’ll post my schedule here. Wednesday, March 26 I’ll be at the Leadership Briefing in the morning and the Leadership Luncheon in the afternoon….