Africa

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Games for learning English (ESLTopics.com)

Hi All, Here's another great source I came across.  There are PDF printables of all kinds of different games for all kinds of different topics to take to your classrrom to help your studients with their Engish learning.  Take a look around the page, there is a tab with lesson plans, quizzes, vocabulary banks and other games.  As usual, if you do end up giving something a try, share your thought, experiences or variations of...
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English Grammar-The Present Perfect Tense

Hi All, This is a fabulous resource I came across on teaching grammar, especially the present perfect tense.  It's colorful and visual and is filled with examples.  This is a blog and there are other entries on grammar by the teacher/writer as well.  Do feel free to subscribe to her page. http://englishwithatwist.com/2014/03/28/english-grammar-pill-how-to-use-the-present-perfect-tenses-correctly/
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Zero Materials (BBC British Council)

Hi All, There are some really good ideas on this site to cut down on preparation time with lesson plans and how to teach with limited materials or a lesson plan that someone else has created in the event you are filling in. Do take a look through this site, there are ideas on how to teach children and teens.  The ideas are very good and can be adapted for your students. Do share your...
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Any References Please...

Dear Friends, Its been nearly a month that I completed my TEFL program and reallly its getting hard for even an interview, I was hopefull that Non-Natives can succeed in finding a job but in vain so far.. :( I dont know why its so reserved when it comes to a Non-Native teacher, When non-natives can learn english they should be treated equal in teaching profession also.  My sent emails are full of applications and...
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Keeping my hope alive ..!

Well needless to say getting a job for a Non Native speaker is really tough, But I do get some replies and also takes a lot of time again to hear back.  Its just time that the employers change their way of thinking towards Non Natives.. We cant blame anybody hope it changes for the good.  Having said all that I never stopped applying and everytime I learnt few things from the failures and I...
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Volunteer South Africa

A short orientation video introducing the volunteering projects you could become involved with in South Africa. SASTS Working Adventures.

Added November 13, 2010 by eimichan

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Zambia - English Lessons

Casey is teaching the kids english. note that she's developed a bit of a zambian accent.

Added April 04, 2010 by eimichan

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Insight Teachers Programme - Education Projects in Africa

Insight Uganda Teachers visit

Added March 19, 2010 by eimichan

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Ghana Volunteer Project

This community volunteer programme is based in the vibrant and bustling urban areas of Ghana helping children and local communities

Added March 19, 2010 by eimichan

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