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Peer and self-assessment.

Learners are much better at giving each other accurate and sensitive feedback than we suspect, and this activity gives them the opportunity to demonstrate it.

21st Century Skills & Digital Literacy in Action

Although you will often see twenty-first-century skills and digital literacy referred to as one and the same thing in much of the literature, there is a considerable difference between the two. 

Assessment for Learning

Although Assessment for learning, or AFL, is nothing new to mainstream education in the UK, in the world of ELT it remains a less familiar and practised approach. So, what is AFL and why is it important? Can it improve students’ results? What does it involve?

Approaches to Teaching Listening Skills.

Among the other four skills, listening is the one that has been mostly forgotten and neglected in second language classrooms.

Approaches to teaching reading.

 All good literacy practice starts with the needs of the individual student. The materials you use are crucial for addressing the specific needs of the student and for maintaining motivation and interest. It is sometimes difficult for new tutors to grasp that there is no curriculum to follow. The ‘language experience’ approach or 'Cloze' procedure discussed in this section demonstrate what effective materials might look like.