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2014-02-27 23:36:53

Following almost exponential growth, the British Council’s TeachingEnglish Facebook page reaches 2m likes. London, UK (PRWEB) February 27, 2014 A global community of English language teachers contribute 2 million likes to the British Council’s TeachingEnglish Facebook page. https://www.facebook.com/TeachingEnglish.BritishCouncil The TeachingEnglish Facebook page is a daily digest for the English language teacher from the whole world, where they can keep up-to-date with trends and...

2013-11-15 23:02:28

Chris Williams, an English teacher in Thailand, recently shared his insights on his unique approaches for teaching English and vocabulary with Ultimate Vocabulary blog readers. The ESL teacher shared his own strategies to help children and adults entering the workforce learn conversational English and business English. New York City, NY (PRWEB) November 16, 2013 Ultimate Vocabulary interviewed Chris Williams, an ESL teacher in Thailand who's developed his own website with resources...

2011-05-12 13:42:00

STOW, Mass., May 12, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- LanguageCorps.com, a leading TESOL and TEFL certification and job placement program for instructors who teach English abroad, announced today it has released a new informational article titled "Where Should I Teach English Abroad? Comparing Teaching Opportunities in Asia, Europe, and Latin America." The article discusses the opportunities for cultural immersion, new language acquisition, paid travel, cultural idea exchange, and professional...

2011-03-02 05:00:00

STOW, Mass., March 2, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- LanguageCorps, a leading TESOL and TEFL certification and job placement program for teaching English abroad, announced today it has posted a new informational article on its site, LanguageCorps.com, titled "Dispelling Myths About Teaching English Abroad." "Having the chance to teach English abroad is a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity, but unfortunately many great candidates are dissuaded by misconceptions within the industry," said Virginia...

2010-07-19 07:00:00

BURLINGTON, N.J. and ALEXANDRIA, Va., July 19 /PRNewswire/ -- Franklin Electronic Publishers announced today that 24 finalists from five continents have earned the right to participate in its Second Annual Global SpellEvent Championship. The SpellEvent competition is a global program specifically designed for nonnative-English-speaking students who are learning English as an additional language. The SpellEvent Championship will be held at Jumeirah Essex House Hotel, New York City, on...

2009-09-08 07:00:00

NEW YORK, Sept. 8 /PRNewswire/ -- BrainPOP, the award-winning creator of animated, curriculum-based online content, announces the launch of BrainPOP ESL (www.brainpopesl.com). This new addition to the BrainPOP suite of learning products is designed to teach English to new language learners in a friendly and accessible way. BrainPOP ESL offers content that is lively and entertaining, while providing a comprehensive basis for learning and teaching English. Each BrainPOP ESL lesson is...

Word of the Day
  • One of a religious order living in a convent or in community; a monk: opposed to anchoret or hermit (one who lives in solitude).
  • A social bee.
This word comes from the Latin 'coenobium,' convent, which comes from the Greek 'koinobios,' living in community.