Teaching in a Multilevel Classroom

As teachers, we are continually trying to achieve the best results with our students on the matter of improving their four skills in the second or foreign language. Thus, a right way of doing it is to get closer to your students and understand what their goals are, and why they decided to learn a … Continue reading Teaching in a Multilevel Classroom

To Use L1, or Not To Use It, That Is the Question!

First of all, we need to systematize the definition of L1 and L2. When we are born, regardless of the location, we learn to use the language which surrounds us in our routine. We call such a language mother tongue, first language or L1. However, if you have any interest in learning another language, using … Continue reading To Use L1, or Not To Use It, That Is the Question!

The Challenges of Being an EFL Teacher in Brazil (and the Joys)

by Henrick Oprea, BRAZ-TESOL President "Being a teacher," they say, "is not something that will allow you to make a living." This is probably a sentence that many teachers (not, this is not only said to English teachers) have heard when they announced to the world that they wanted to work in education as teachers. … Continue reading The Challenges of Being an EFL Teacher in Brazil (and the Joys)