Tests are everywhere but this can only be in America!

Thanks to John Connell from Cisco I came across this article on the testing business in America. Businesses make huge profits from selling tests to school districts or states as a result of the NCLB legislation and as it now appears even more money from the pre test materials. But… Read more“Tests are everywhere but this can only be in America!”

A hoe is that what you want? or Why teach Speaking and Listening skills.

This week I was casually listening to a teacher explain something of a technical nature to colleague and it reminded me of the need to be careful in our use of language in schools particularly when trying to explain¬†a new skill or concept to someone else. We often skip speaking… Read more“A hoe is that what you want? or Why teach Speaking and Listening skills.”