15 Video Resources for ESL

INTRO TO THIS ARTICLE: Enjoy this compilation of useful links addressed toward teachers and students: 1. Vimeo – some of the highest quality artistic films are hosted here Short love story in short motion by Carlos Lascano   2. EFLclassroom – amazing EFL website, about 100,000 files for free, registration needed http://community.eflclassroom.com/video Pink Panther English Verbs http://community.eflclassroom.com/video/pink-panther-english-verbs 3. […]

SC+ Online Training Session – Testimonial

We would like to say thanks for these awesome words sent by Daniel Barbeau, Cégep de Trois-Rivières. Sixteen (16) teachers from Cégep de Trois-Rivières were trained online in the use of the SC+ language learning platform for everyday language classes in mid-August 2014. This type of feedback keeps us motivated to do a great job. We appreciate this testimonial very much. It brings true meaning to our work. Thank you! […]

3 Favorite TED-Ed videos as MFL resources

MFL (modern foreign language) teachers looking for video resources for your english language class? TED-Ed’s commitment to creating lessons worth sharing is an extension of TED’s mission of spreading great ideas. Within TED-Ed’s growing library of lessons, you will find carefully curated educational videos. These videos are a great source for ESL (english as a second language) […]

List of Free Online Resources for Spanish Language Classes

There are many useful online resources for Spanish teachers on the Internet. I want to share with you seven of the most common online tools recommended by Spanish teachers. Each MFL (modern foreign language) tool is presented with corresponding resource links. If you are wondering what kind of digital resources you can use, here’s the basic […]

Top 8 YouTube channels for teaching English

In this episode we are sharing with you our top 8 YouTube channels for teaching English as a second language. Don´t be sad if you are not an English teacher: We are about to publish our favourite YouTube channels for Spanish and other language classes in the next YouTube Class Tips episodes. Let´s make the long […]

[VIDEOS] Bett 2014, EdTech London event, & language education

For the last week, we’ve been working from the London Bett Show… Here is a recap of the week. What better way to summarize a week than with pictures and videos? This is a quick recap of our partners’ meeting in London… Three interviews at Bett show about current main trends in language education: Kwai […]

How to Get Students to Speak: More Videos

Oxford University Press is sharing some great videos from its own “Teach 21st century skills with confidence” project. All videos describe the key elements of the skill being learned: collaboration, creativity, critical thinking, communication. What matters to us, is that these videos are not just theoretical, but also practical. Language teachers can learn some concrete tips and strategies to enhance the […]

Great website for teachers using technology in class

Here’s something that might just make your job a little easier. And when I say that, I’m referring to any teacher’s job. When surfing online for news tips and ideas this morning, I came across an interesting website, Edudemic: Connecting Education & Technology. This particular website is dedicated to connecting teachers, students and just about […]