Category: English and Technology

Schools and the proper use of technology

M.Sc. Maria A. Mora The issue of digital citizenship has become a relevant topic to discuss at school. Should it be a subject in our schools? Who is in charge […]

Digital Citizenship and ELT

M.A. Maria del Carmen Gonzalez       When teaching another language all the input, exposure, and practice that the students may get becomes priceless to their learning concerning exposure. Technology provides […]

The workplace setting in the 21st Century

By Academic Committee Changes in the workplace are necessary to match the 21st-century skills demands. Global citizens today agree that as time goes by the place of work changes, but […]

Facing the 21st Century Education

by Erick Mariano Izaguirre “Why do I need to study this? What for do I need to know this? How is this going to help me in the future?” Do […]

E-Papers: Teachers’ Treasure Trove

By James Cordonero  When it comes to using realia in an English class, there is no other resource more updated, readily available, and abundant than online news. Nevertheless, teaching a […]

Fostering Creativity in the EFL Classroom

Albert Einstein said that creativity is intelligence having fun, thus the essential meaning of creativity entails the concept of producing something new, innovative, unique, and original, as much as it […]

Reaping the value of GSE and the GSE Teacher Toolkit

May 25, 2016 Updated 7 July, 2016 My goal as a classroom teacher is to do the best I can to make sure my content is meeting the needs of […]

How to use the GSE to enhance and improve English assessments

July 6, 2016 The Global Scale of English has been a great support and a positive change for my practice. As I previously discussed, the GSE can be used in […]

Enhancing Language Learning Through the Use of Technology

by Charles Gil Technology has become part of the learning process for all students around the world. The importance of such tool in the learning process is undeniable, and so […]

Edmodo – Breaking the Barriers of Space and Time

by Bosco Bonilla Every teacher and school is always looking for an effective way to engage students, connect with them, coach them and finally help them become better learners. Edmodo […]

The Chat Club – An Educational Adventure through the Looking Glass

by Zee Valey-Omar The conversation club was created primarily to address the needs of graduates of the English for Professional Development program at the Language Institute for further development and […]

My New Best Friend

by Manuel Dos Santos If you walk around the school or the college campus, you’ll see students glued to their smartphones. The smartphone has become an extension of their bodies, […]

Pearson English Interactive

by Alfieri Avilan Academic Consultant Central America & the Caribbean The new learning era has turned into a great dilemma that has taken a whole decade to begin to understand, its […]