Monthly Archives: August 2011

African Students at Language ETC

Students from Africa are a growing presence in our classrooms at Language ETC. That’s not surprising, because immigration from Africa is increasing rapidly across the nation. And the DC metropolitan area is a major magnet for African immigrants.

Posted in Immigration and Multiculturalism, Washington English Center | 1 Comment

Using Newspaper Photos as Conversation Prompts

We’re near the end of the six-week summer term, so my co-teacher Margot and I decided to try something a little different. We spent the first hour of class last week on the assigned lesson in the Let’s Talk book. … Continue reading

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It’s Teacher Appreciation Week at Language ETC!

Sez who? Sez I. That’s the great thing about blogging. You can declare anything to be anything, and stick it up on the Web, and voilà.

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