Catering to adult ESL learners

Tell about a favorite book to share or teach.  Provide at least one example of an extension or cross curricular lesson.  When teaching students for whom English is a second language, it can be helpful to get them reading (if reading is their thing).  Either reading aloud, or reading for pleasure on their own time. … Continue reading Catering to adult ESL learners

Finding a Professional Mentor

During my second of three years of teaching in Guatemala, I was fortunate enough to have two great mentors, in the form of my department head and my coordinator.  My department head was able to give very pointed, specific advice and best practices related to my content area, while my coordinator drew on over 20 … Continue reading Finding a Professional Mentor