What are Computer Based IELTS tests? | What should I expect? | A mini guide… |

These days, more and more English learners are needing to take the IELTS examination to help them with international study, immigration, travel or for personal development in English. For many years IELTS has been the test of choice in order to get the required score needed, and now more there is an alternative to the …

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Using Tricider to spark conversation in the ESL classroom.

Last weekend, I had the pleasure of presenting at the 2019 BC TEAL conference, working together with a friend and former colleague to deliver a short presentation around a website called Tricider, which helps to boost debate, conversation and engagement among students in English classes. Not only can students write their own responses, but also …

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My South Korea 2019 Travel Guide! | Hidden gems and must sees… |

So i've finally arrived back from my trip to Korea, with a short stay in Hong Kong sandwiched in between (article to come). I was quite busy zig-zagging my way all around Korea for the last few weeks, so in this article I will try my best to share some hidden gems and must see …

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5 FREE websites to help you improve your English!

Many English learners always want to know how they can improve their English. Whether it's building vocabulary, improving listening skills, speaking skills or writing skills, the following list of websites will help you to improve your English quickly and easily. Not only that, but all of these resources are absolutely free!  (Click below for Audio version of this article) …

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Can I teach even if I am not a native English speaker?

As I've explained in previous articles, there are now so many different ways to teach, both online and in the physical classroom. Even if you are not a native English speaker, and even if you want to teach a language other than English, there are so many options available to you! Many potential teachers are …

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