Category Archives: Speaking

The Talking Cure revisited

There’s been some excellent quality criticism of some of the forces at work in language teaching from big business and edtech on the eltjam site recently. This week Scott Thornbury wrote a powerful piece about intersubjectivity, a phenomenon unique to … Continue reading

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Good Learning Questionnaire

A big thanks to our friend Carmen Plaza this week for this guest post, as well as an accompanying activity which we’ll be adding to the collection. Carmen teaches adults and kids in Cadiz, Andalucia. Like Mark did in his … Continue reading

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My Fotobabbles

Fotobabble allows you to record your voice over an image, such as a photo or a map. Click on this first image below to see and hear how it works -another tab will open- then come back and scroll down … Continue reading

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