Monthly Archives: March 2012

Winter 2012 Graduation Photo Gallery

Happy students, teachers, and staff packed the Language ETC auditorium last night for the graduation of the PM weeknight classes. Congratulations to all the hard-working students who received their certificates!

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Teaching Advanced ESL Students at Language ETC

Last week’s post explored the joys and pitfalls of teaching Basic students, who speak almost no English. How is the teaching experience different when students are relatively proficient? I asked three veteran teachers of LETC’s Advanced classes to share their … Continue reading

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Teaching ESL Beginners: Tips from Two Longtime Volunteers

Mary Janice Dicello and Marcia Rucker have taken on one of the most challenging tasks at Language ETC: teaching Basic level. Mary Janice started teaching at Language ETC back in 1993 as one of the very first volunteers, and she … Continue reading

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