See You at the End of Summer!

Dear Readers, I wish you all a relaxing summer vacation! I’ll be enjoying a restful break with decreased online activity in July and August. I’ll be back at the end of summer to blog again and share new tips and ideas for teaching our English language learners. My best wishes to you all! Jennifer  …

Join Me in Chicago: TESOL 2018

Hello everyone! I hope to see some of you in a few days at the annual TESOL convention. I’ll be presenting at two different times this year: Teaching and Technology: How Many Different Hats Can Teachers Wear? Wednesday, March 28, 2018 at 9:30 AM Location: N128 (McCormick Place, North Building) Interest Section: Video and Digital Media…

Back Soon with a New Post!

My town lost power during the latest winter storm. The loss of electricity, heat, phone service, and the Internet was interesting in a way, but it certainly posed some challenges since the power outage lasted for more than one day. I’m fortunate to have it back now, but my next blog post will be delayed…

Happy Thanksgiving and Many Thanks!

Happy Thanksgiving to all celebrating this coming Thursday!  I’ll be with my family over this long holiday weekend, but I’ll return next week with a regular post. I send my warm thanks to all my readers. Thank you for allowing me to share tips and ideas for teaching English. If you and your students would…

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