Let Students Plan their Adventures

International travel is something that in the last several years has become more accessible and more common, especially among young people.  I know my parents never left the US (until I got married abroad), but all the family members of my generation have left the US for travel, at least once.  So when planning projects for … Continue reading Let Students Plan their Adventures

Giving Students a Choice

Giving students choice and a variety of assignments is useful in helping them to shine in different areas.  But as a teacher, it is also useful to pinpoint student weaknesses, so that those areas can be improved.  While teaching in Guatemala, my students were not what I would consider traditional ESL students, because they had … Continue reading Giving Students a Choice