Growth Mindset Teaching

Growth mindset for teachers Have you ever thought about the endless possibilities we have in a lifetime? Life is short, they say. But it is even shorter if we don’t try. It is even shorter when we don’t dare because of the fears we have inside and because of all the...

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What makes a good teacher

It is always nice to hear from other teachers and leaders about their perspective on what makes a good teacher. I had the opportunity to listen to Dr. Alonso Quintanilla Perez-Wicht, Vice Rector of San Pablo University in Arequipa, and I was nicely surprised to hear...

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Fun with english grammar

Fun with english grammar - How to teach grammar the funny way As I said earlier teaching grammar is not easy. Most students will cringe when hearing the word grammar and teachers may also have some headaches. However I also mentioned that it is an essential part of...

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how to create unit plans

How to create Unit plans: a step-by-step explanationTeaching can be a really fun experience, but where do we start?  We are always tempted to start by the fun part of it like designing resources or actually teaching. However the first step to consider is creating Unit...

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