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Coming of age as a teacher

I envy new teachers! When you are a new teacher, everything you do is new. While ‘learning the ropes’, you constantly take risks and experiment, evaluate and take decisions. There are so many surprises:...


The joys of teaching teenagers in the EFL classroom

“Why does Giovanni always ruin my lesson.” “Sarah just doesn’t seem to care oreven want to be here.” “Pedro insists on disrupting the lesson.” “How can they do this to me?” If any of...


Inclusion: two sides of the same coin

For the last two decades, there has been a steady shift toward greater inclusion of children with special educational needs in mainstream classroom settings. At the heart of this tendency lies the fact that,...