Digital Age Teaching and Learning

Posts by : Sarah Coutts

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Sarah is a linguist with a passion for language. For her Masters, she focused on how people acquire additional languages and is pursuing Curriculum Development and Assessment for her PhD. Having taught for several years in South Africa, Sarah headed to South Korea in 2010 to teach EFL. She now works as a teacher trainer for public school teachers in Seoul and freelances as an educational editor and writer.
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Many teachers find the idea of doing project-based learning engaging and effective in the classroom, but need tips to help their ESL students to …

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Learning goals are often confused with learning activities and assessments. As a result, many lessons are taught with these terms being used interchangeably rather …

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Using Project-Base Learning (PBL) with ESL students requires a lot of creativity and ongoing support and feedback, but it’s certainly not impossible to implement. …

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One component of a good Project-Based Learning (PBL) project is that it involves groups of students learning and creating a project together as a …

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Public speaking can be a terrifying experience and one that continues well into adulthood. However, it’s an essential skill for students to learn and, …

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Be honest: How much of what you learned as a student has truly benefited you beyond the classroom? Now think about your own lessons …

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Using games for ESL students is an essential part of every language teacher’s toolkit. Regardless of the age of your students, games are always …

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Hard work simply isn’t enough anymore for a successful career. With the constant changes and demands in education—not to mention student attitudes and technology—teachers …

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We all have students who simply won’t speak in class. Some of these students are embarrassed to admit they don’t know an answer; others …