E-Readers or Paper Books? What Does Research Say?


Read “Screen Reading Worse for Comprehension, Leads to Overconfidence, New Meta-analysis Concludes” here


Bringing Your Powerpoint to Life


Find instructions on how to “Insert Audio into Google Slides” here

Decrease Anxiety About Learning English With Mobile Gaming


Technology can leverage the playing field. More here

Super-Duper Easy Tool Converting Text into English Speech, Really!


This platform is one of my favorite and the possibilities for lesson activities are unlimited! I especially love the use in frontloading activities and flipped classrooms. Find it here: https://soundoftext.com/

Excerpt screenshot:

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Using Technology to Assist Struggling English Learners


More at Chrome Extensions for Struggling Students and Special Needs

Technology in English Teaching: Podcasts as an Instructional Tool


Podcasts are super easy to create and do not need to be longer than a few minutes. They allow teachers to be more effective in flipped instruction, frontloading, and even in-class activities. More here

English-Learners and Social Media: Can Facebook Boost Literacy in Two Languages?


It can, if done right. More at http://blogs.edweek.org/edweek/learning-the-language/2018/11/english_learners_and_social_media.html

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