November 23, 2018

Teaching idea: using Play-Doh in my Higher Ed classes

The other day I was doing some shopping with my husband when I saw a bright and colorful pack of mini play-doh containers. My eyes lit […]
September 1, 2018

Teaching idea: storytelling with voice dictation & story cubes

USING VOICE DICTATION WITH STORY CUBES In one of my speaking classes this week, I was teaching about storytelling, so I designed a warm-up I would […]
August 2, 2018

In-class flip: teaching pronunciation communicatively

Teaching pronunciation communicatively Because pronunciation has been one of my teaching and research focus in the past few years, I know for a fact that it […]
April 25, 2018

10 steps for making flipped videos

Note: this infographic was made using Canva.
March 25, 2018

Flipped Learning PD at Electronic Village Online

In the three years that I have been involved in the Electronic Village Online sessions, I have always been asked what they are. It surprises me […]
November 11, 2017

Teaching idea: argumentative thesis statements

Why is it so hard to find fun activities for teaching writing? Maybe I’m not looking in the right places. Anyhow, I’m currently teaching an academic […]
September 25, 2017

In-class flip: how I made a boring lesson fun

THE LESSON If I’m going to be honest, teaching sentence types is not on my list of fav English topics; so when the topic appeared on […]