Author Archive | valeriebragg

An All-in-one TPR Lesson Plan Template for ESL Teachers


We’ve all had that teacher’s nightmare.

We walk into a class, look over a sea of bright, eager young faces hoping to learn English and realize… we have no idea what we’re going to do.

Snap yourself out of …

It’s Game Time! Online and Whole Group ESL Game Resources to Engage All Learners


What do surgeons, programmers and children have in common?

They all gain essential skills by playing games.

Surgeons play SICKO, a game designed to perfect fine motor skills.

Programmers can overcome fun obstacles while coding.

Children can level

Put Student Loans on Pause by Teaching English Overseas Without a Degree


Today, student debt totals an incredibly massive $1.3 trillion.

It’s being called a “crisis” by Forbes.

Let’s put one trillion into perspective. In terms of time, one billion seconds ago equals about 31 years. However, one trillion …

Everything You Need to Start Teaching English in China


Imagine 30 new Houston-sized cities appearing every year.

This is the reality in China.

While China’s large population is no secret, the sheer increase in recent urban populations has been explosive.

In response, the government is working overtime to …