Learning teaching: Becoming a better teacher every day (April 2013)

This was originally published on April 22, 2013 at https://higorcavalcante.wordpress.com/2013/04/22/learning-teaching-becoming-a-better-teacher-every-day/ In this comeback column, I’d like to discuss one of my favorite topics in ELT, which is that of Teacher Development (TD); or, as is often the case, the lack thereof. Jim Scrivener, in the book I borrowed this article’s title from, says that any teacher … Continue reading Learning teaching: Becoming a better teacher every day (April 2013)

Learning while teaching, teaching while learning – DISAL article 2 (2011)

This was originally published on October 25, 2011 at https://higorcavalcante.wordpress.com/2011/10/25/learning-while-teaching-teaching-while-learning-disal-article-2/ In his book Learning Teaching, Jim Scrivener suggests that “there is a kind of teaching that is also a kind of learning – a ‘learning teaching’. It’s not just the students who do the learning, but you do as well. You teach and you learn – … Continue reading Learning while teaching, teaching while learning – DISAL article 2 (2011)