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How to start writing the assignment for the DELTA Module 3.

You have decided to start the module 3 assignment. Congratulations! It’s a big step for your professional development. Though, as it is always so difficult to make first steps I’d like to offer you some tips that can make the writing of your first two pages easier. First thing first – read the Cambridge handbook… Read More How to start writing the assignment for the DELTA Module 3.

DELTA notes

Top-bottom-bottom-top or how to start DELTA M3 assignment

I am currently working on my DELTA assignment and one of the most valuable knowledge I have gained so far is not about designing a course or issues of monolingual groups, nothing even close to that. The main experience is my own way of learning and understanding how to organise it right. At least from… Read More Top-bottom-bottom-top or how to start DELTA M3 assignment

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7 more things to keep in mind for DELTA Module 1

It’s never too much of advice! Get some more: Concentrate on the areas you feel less confident about. For me it was discourse and testing. You will have plenty of time to read books about teaching grammar or vocabulary but as long as you have more challenging areas – focus on those. First two tasks… Read More 7 more things to keep in mind for DELTA Module 1

Being a better teacher

Learning theory mindmap (priceless)

Doing my research for DELTA I came across an amazing mind map which puts together lots of theory, names and explanations. The best part is that you’ll be able to see connections and a general picture. Click here and you’ll see the full size image: http://cmapspublic3.ihmc.us/rid=1LNV3H2J9-HWSVMQ-13LH/Learning%20Theory.cmap I wish I could praise the creator, but, unfortunately, I… Read More Learning theory mindmap (priceless)

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ELT names you should know

In the changing world of language teaching trends and a growing number of conferences together with piles of ELT books, we need some clear landmarks to find our way. It will help to make decisions in bookstores, in conference announcements and will allow us to sound confident and well-equipped for a teaching position if someone… Read More ELT names you should know