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ConstitutionCafe

How important is the U.S. Constitution to you? How well do you understand the Bill of Rights? Newspaper forums and Facebook are filled with negative comments about political issues. The ConstitutionCafe provides the opportunity for people to have invigorating and … Continue reading

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Pitchmen and Are You Smarter Than a Fifth Grader

The late Billy Mays and the current Steve Jobs were/are two great pitchmen. Yes, Steve Jobs is a pitchman, one of the best, ever. Jimmey Mays, OxyClean. Steve Jobs, “a thousand songs in your pocket.” You can learn a lot from … Continue reading

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Soccer, ESL, and Random Thoughts

Soccer is the lingua franca of ESL. Need a topic for conversation, a warm-up, or an ice breaker? Talk soccer. Students come up with interesting observations. For example, soccer is the world’s sport, but Americans call the baseball championship the … Continue reading

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eduFire Classes I’m Teaching

I am teaching a variety of classes on eduFire.com. A few seats are still available. * Talk With An American Beginner’s Level Monday June 15, 11am (Boston time) * Talk With An American Beginner’s Level Monday June 15, 6pm (Boston … Continue reading

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My Free Classes on Edufire

I am teaching to series of classes on eduFire. You can attend free of charge. English Conversation and Fluency  meets online Sats at 13:30PM EST.  Practice speaking English and improve your fluency by discussing contemporary issues. Discuss a variety of contemporary … Continue reading

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Conversation Classes

When I was training to be an ESL teacher, my classmates and I thought teaching conversation classes was the easy way to go. Our teachers told us they were the hardest to teach and they were right. Yesterday I was … Continue reading

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