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Colombia: Teaching English to the Colombian Police

Two Professors faced the task of teaching English to members of the national police force when they went to Colombia last summer. Their task was to teach English to about 100 members of the national police force for six weeks. … Continue reading

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A quite frankly excessive promo flyer for a conference

Not only can you win prizes, you can even attend presentations. BTW, I actually know one of the people in the pictures. Post Footer automatically generated by Add Post Footer Plugin for wordpress.

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Venezuela to Discuss Bilingual Education

Venezuela: Inside Costa rica notes that a meeting on Cross-cultural Bilingual Education and Linguistic Rights will be held on Thursday in the capital, attended by Venezuelan teachers of the indigenous Karina, Yekuana, Pemon, Piapoco, Sanema, Jivi, Enapa, Wotuja, and Warao … Continue reading

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TEFL courses in Argentina & TEFL jobs teaching English in Argentina

By Luke Fisher In this article from our guest authors series, Luke Fisher discusses the life of the TEFL teacher in the South American nation of Argentina: There are a wide variety of TEFL courses in Argentina offered in cities … Continue reading

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Chile: Keeping Indigenous Languages Alive

“Mari, mari!” shout the excited group of 20 Chilean, Peruvian and Ecuadorean three- and four-year-olds, using the Mapuche language greeting to welcome a visitor to their intercultural day care centre in Santiago. Some of the pupils at the Adkintun preschool … Continue reading

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Best Tips for TEFLers

If you’re looking for the best TEFL tips These can be found TEFL Tips. This is one of the new projects started by naturegirl321, whom you’ll be familiar with from the ELT World forums. In her own words: ‘I’ve been … Continue reading

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Issue 3 of Horizons: Available for Download

Here are highlights of what you’ll find in the new, action packed edition of Horizons: What Would Motivate you to Take a New Job? What do we want from our jobs? There must surely be a reason for us to … Continue reading

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The key to teaching in South America

Sharon de Hinojosa, whom members of the ELT World forums know better as Naturegirl321, has been kind enough to answer a few of my questions about her internet projects. After years of gathering information about teaching on the South American … Continue reading

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One Stop English: From Argentina to Chile

One of the best resources on the net for English teachers is One Stop English, be it for info on teaching or downloadable materials, I’ve found it to be consistently great. One area I really like are the teacher letters … Continue reading

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Take a break! Teach English! It’s Easy!

Wouldn’t it be nice if it were oh so this easy? Julian Worricker, British journalist and BBC broadcaster, has decided it would be jolly nice to take a few months off from his serious job and have a lovely little … Continue reading

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