Author Archive | emmathomas

5 Easy TED Talks for ESL Students to Listen To


Every ESL teacher has seen at least one TED Talk at this point.

It seems like there are millions of those videos out there.

And our colleagues never stop sharing them!

They cover every single topic you could imagine—technology, finances, …

9 Innovative Ways to Teach ESL Valentine’s Day Vocabulary


Dearly beloved…

Wait, scratch that.

Haven’t we had enough of the old-timey Valentine’s Day routine?

Let’s step away from the heart-shaped chocolate boxes, the Hallmark cards and the tired old ESL Valentine’s Day lessons.

There are so many fresh, …