Monthly Archives: October 2011

“Many Stories, One Night”: Celebrate DC’s Immigrant Communities on Nov. 3

I plan to go to this event and hope to see many LETC folks there too. — Cathy Advertisements

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Let’s Play Grocery Store: Shopping Activities for ESL Students

By Cathy Sunshine Shopping is a daily activity for most of us. But while it may seem simple, it actually imposes complex language demands. For starters, it helps to know the names of the foods and other items you want … Continue reading

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Tea Toothpaste and Watermelon Chicken: Navigating Communication Challenges in China

Kelsey Gustafson is a weeknight teacher at Language ETC. Last week she wrote about the culture shock she experienced as an American teaching English in China. This week, Kelsey follows up with stories of living in China when you can’t, … Continue reading

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An LETC Teacher in China

Kelsey Gustafson is a weeknight PM teacher at Language ETC. She taught English as a second language at a university in China from August 2010 to February 2011.

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