Month: April 2016

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Podcast – Development

This week Dave & Jimmy discuss development with Senior DOS Alon. Do you want to know how to accelerate your development? Do you feel under developed and do the same thing every day? We have the perfect advice for you. This podcast covers. The EF Career Ladder. How to develop others. EF systems to support…
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5 Myths I got told about China

Coming from a western country it’s not hard to see the differences that China has. The toilets being the biggest one for women (maybe men too but I’m not sure). As a foreigner it’s hard to ignore some of these differences and I often find myself on Skype or Wechat to my family back home…
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Teacher Ingenuity: Phonics Music Video

ESL Teachers are creative creatures. Amy in CD5 has created a music video combining the phonics song that our students love so much, and the actions created for the Small Stars product to add TPR to the phonemic sounds and aid memory. It always amazes me the ingenuity and creativity that our EF teachers embody. ESL teachers are…
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Dealing with your First SSBlue class

Okay so i’m almost 2 months into teaching and I’m pretty confident about walking into a new SS class. I have a few and I feel like i’m getting on really well with the kids and that they like me. So when my DOS said, you have a new SSBlue on Monday, I thought ‘Fantastic!…
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Podcast – Rocking Open Doors

Have you got an Open Door coming up? Are you nervous when it comes to Open Doors? Are you an Open Door virgin? In this Episode of EFers Dave and Jimmy talk with Gianluigi and Nikka on best Open Door practices that got them the title of “Rocking Open Door” Champions country-wide. From planning, to nerves,…
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